Communication

What the ‘SOS’ Distress Signal Really Stands For
What does the ‘SOS’ emergency distress signal stand for? • Save Our Ship • Search Our Seas • Save Our Souls • None of the above Answer: None of the Above The "SOS" emergency distress signal stands for nothing. Here’s why... The signal was never meant to be individual letters. It’s a string of three dots,...
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To help your pet survive a disaster, it’s suggested having a pet preparedness kit and a? • Recorded Vaccines • ID tag • Permanent microchip • Personalized collar Answer: Permanent Microchip To help your pet survive a disaster, it’s suggested having a pet preparedness kit and a permanent microchip. Here’s why... The thought of losing...
How to Safely Hand Over a Firearm
When accepting or handing over a firearm from one person to another, the weapon should be? • Unchambered • Chambered/safety on • Magazine removed • Loaded and ready Answer: Unchambered When accepting or handing over a firearm from one person to another, the weapon should be unchambered. Here’s why… When it comes to firearms, EVERYONE...
This Apple and Android Device Setting Can Track Your Every Move
Your cell phone keeps track of everywhere you go unless you change what default setting? • Voice activation • Tracking application • frequent locations • Maps device Answer: Frequent Locations Your cell phone keeps track of your everywhere you go unless you change the frequent locations default settings. Here’s why... There’s a hidden feature on your...
The Cheap High-Tech Tools Thieves Use to Steal Your Car
To stop parking lot car thieves from using your key fob to steal your car, you need to? • Manually lock doors • Disconnect USB • Jailbreak key fob • Turn car alarm off Answer: Manually Lock Doors To stop parking lot car thieves from using your key fob to steal your car, you need...
Here’s the First Thing You Should Do if You Become Lost On a Hiking Trip
While on a hiking trip, you realize you’re lost. The first thing you should do is... • S.T.O.P. • Call 911 • Situation awareness • Build a shelter Answer: S.T.O.P. If you realize you become lost during a hiking trip, the first thing you should do is S.T.O.P. (Stop, Think, Observe, and Plan). Here’s why... The...
This is the Best Way to Communicate During a Disaster
What is the best way to communicate during an emergency? • CB radios • Text/Social media • Phone call • Video/Facetime Answer: Text/Social Media The best way to communicate during an emergency is by texting or through the use of social media. Here’s why... Technology has changed the way people interact and communicate with each...
3 Pre-Trip 'Must Do’s' Before Going on a Hiking or Camping Trip
What pre-trip action should you take before going on a hiking/camping trip? • Test devices • Share your plans • Set “I am back” date • All of the above Answer: All of the Above Testing your electronic devices, sharing your plans with someone, and setting an “I am back” date are three pre-trip...
Why You Should Have Two Fires in a Survival Situation
In a survival situation, how many fires should you have? • One main fire • Two separate fires • One shelter fire • Cooking fire only Answer: Two Separate Fires The tricky part to this question is the fact that this IS a survival situation, which means you are need of rescue. The ideal place...
When a Stranger Walks on Your Property, What is the Most Powerful Tool You Have to Use First? Voice Gun Knife Fire Answer: Voice Holding a gun, knife, or even a flamethrower isn't going to be as intimidating as your voice. Anyone can hold a weapon, but not everyone can use...

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Tanning a Hide with the Basics

If You Have Nothing But the Animal, a Knife, and Water, Which of These Can Be Used to Tan a Hide? Brain Muscles Sinew ...