Quiz: Only An Eagle Scout Would Be Able To Pass This Ultimate Survival Test

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Could you actually survive in the wild?

How long would you be able to survive in the wild? Are you a nature person or would you never be able to last?

 Nov 03, 2018

1 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What's the BEST way to make sure your drinking water is safe?
Boil it
Freeze it
Filter it

2 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What direction would you be walking in if you walk towards the sun at Noon.
East
South
West

3 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What's the best way to find water if you're lost?
Explore downhill
Gather plants
Kill some game and drink the blood

4 of 20Pick Your Answer!

To prolong heat, what should a campfire be surrounded with?
Grass
Rocks
Leaves

5 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If you're lost and it starts to rain, what's the first thing you should do?
Look for shelter from the rain
Collect rainwater to use later
Build a large fire

6 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If lost for a long time, what's the most crucial factor in keeping yourself alive?
Conserving energy and sleeping as much as possible
Finding plants and animals to eat
Keeping clean to stay healthy

7 of 20Pick Your Answer!

When lost in the wilderness, which one of these rules is safe to follo
You can eat almost all fish and reptiles
You can eat almost all fur-bearing mammals and 6-legged insects
You can drink almost all flowing water

8 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which of these clothing items should you have plenty of when camping?
Hats
Gloves
Socks

9 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What's the best survival tip to remember?
Remain calm and don't panic
Always carry a folding knife
Use a mirror to signal for help

10 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Is it better to drink from a flowing stream or from a stagnant pool of water?
It makes no difference
Flowing stream
Stagnant pool

11 of 20Pick Your Answer!

If forced to spend the night outside, what's the first thing you should do?
Find water
Find or build shelter
Start a fire

12 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which is NOT a sign of mild hypothermia?
Hunger
Poor coordination
Shivering

13 of 20Pick Your Answer!

How much water does the average adult need in a day?
1/2-1 gallon
Less than 1 quart
1-2 quarts

14 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which of these is NOT needed if you're going to start your own fire?
Oxygen
A match
Fuel

15 of 20Pick Your Answer!

You need dry wood to start a fire. Which is NOT a good place to look?
Branches covered in moss
Branches exposed to sun and wind
Branches high up in a tree

16 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Where can you find dry tinder in the rain?
Under rocks covered in lichen
Under dry moss
Inner bark on cedar trees

17 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What should you NOT do if attacked by a cougar?
Fight back
Make yourself look big
Play dead

18 of 20Pick Your Answer!

What is the most important food source for survival?
Fats
Carbohydrates
Protein

19 of 20Pick Your Answer!

Which wild food cooking method will retain the most nutrients?
Roasting on coals
Frying on a rock
Boiling in a pot

20 of 20Pick Your Answer!

How long can you survive without food?
30 days
10 days
14 days
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