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How to Start a Fire Using a Battery and a Gum Wrapper
In a survival situation, you can start a fire using a battery and a...? • Gum wrapper • Copper wire • Burnt Charcoal • Piece of plastic In a survival situation, you can start a fire using a battery and a gum wrapper. Here’s how... Using a battery and a gum wrapper is definitely thinking...
This is How Long Negative Information Stay on Your Credit Report
How long does negative information stay on your credit report? • Seven years • Ten years • Forever • Until paid off Answer: Seven Years It takes seven years for negative information to come off your credit report. Your credit score is one of several factors that go into determining final approval on a new line...
How to Help a Person Who’s Fainted
A person has fainted. To help get blood flow back into their brain, raise their? • Knees • Arms • Head • Feet Answer: Feet When a person has fainted the best thing to do is lie them on their back and raise their feet to get blood flowing back into their brain. When a...
Why You Should Always Carry a First Aid Kit
In a group hiking trip, who should carry the first aid kit? • Everyone • Group Leader • Certified Instructor • Group Medic Answer: Everyone In a group hiking trip, EVERYONE should carry a first aid kit. While it may seem like an obvious thing to do, there are many who go out on hiking...
How to Treat a Poisonous Snake Bite
You have been bitten by a poisonous snake in the arm. You should stay calm and _____ to slow your heart rate. • Raise your arm • Lower your arm • Suck poison out • Cut open bite Answer: Lower Your Arm In this particular situation, the first thing you should do after a poisonous...
How to Get More Nutrients from Food in a Survival Situation
In a survival situation, what is the best way to cook food and get the most nutrients? • Fry it • Boil it • Sun dry • Roast it Answer: Boil It The best way to cook food and get the most nutrients out of it is by boiling it. Here’s why... Boiling food allows you...
The Effects of Hypothermia On the Human Body
In harsh cold environments, what can kill you the fastest? • Hypothermia • Starvation •Dehydration • Boredom Answer: Hypothermia In harsh cold environments, hypothermia can kill you the fastest. When authorities issue cold weather alerts and warnings, it should be taken very seriously, especially if you’re not used to dealing with extremely cold conditions. To avoid...
How to Treat Minor and Severe Head Injuries
For a head injury, you should immediately treat the injury and? • Lie down flat • Apply cold pack • Take a painkiller • Sit and drink water Answer: Apply Cold Pack While most head injuries are minor and don’t require a trip to the hospital, it’s still important to learn how treat it. Applying...
Alternative Methods of Boiling Water in a Survival Situation
What is an alternative way to boil water if you don't have a metal pot? • Use hot rocks • Use direct sun • Use plastic container • Both A & C Answer: Both A & C Both these methods, while time-consuming and tedious, will absolutely work if you are careful. Just don't let the...
How to Build a Quinzee Snow Shelter for Survival
To protect from cold harsh elements, this simple shelter can be made by hollowing out a big pile of snow: • Quinzee shelter • A-frame shelter • Igloo shelter • Lean-to shelter Answer: Quinzee Shelter Whether you’re in a cold wilderness survival situation or in the backyard having fun in the snow, quinzee shelters are...

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Medical "Logjam" Breaks Free

Medical “Logjam” Breaks Free

(Modern Survival.org) - COVID-19 has proven to be a great challenge to medical providers, with very few medications and treatments being effective. However, it...