What is the first thing you need to do when building a shelter?
Make sure the area is safe
Gather all your food in one place
Build a fire first
Where is mosquitoes’ common breeding ground?
By standing water
By the ocean
Within the canopies
What can you do to avoid confrontations with dangerous animals?
Watch where you step
Stay out of the deep end of water
Stay out of caves
All of these
Should you drink water from a river or stream?
No, animals urinate in there
Yes, it’s safe
No, it could contain parasites
No, it is likely salt water
How do you know if you encounter a black widow spider?
They only have six eyes
They have tufts of hair on the abdomen
They are dark spiders and the females have red or orange marks on the abdomen.
They have large red fangs
How can you tell if you are having a dangerous reaction to a fire ant sting?
You get itchy for a while
The site turns purple
Your entire limb swells
The ants follow you around
Can you drink saltwater?
No. it will not taste good
No. Your body will lose more water trying to digest it.
Yes, it will thoroughly hydrate you
Yes. Whales are mammals and drink it
You see a rhino, but it hasn’t seen you yet. What should you do in this situation?
Remain claim and do not make a sound
How can you stay positive when you do not get rescued quickly?
Remind yourself what is at stake
Practice relaxation techniques
All of these
What can you use on the island to protect your skin from the harsh sunlight and avoid getting sunburnt?
How can you stop wild animals from entering your shelter?
Create multiple fires
Set twigs around the perimeter
All of these
After building your temporary shelter, what is the next thing you need to do to survive?
Hunt for food
Hike around the island
What material can help in lighting a fire?
When positioning the remaining branches around the tripod in a circle for your teepee, what do you want to make sure you do during this step?
Pile as many branches as physically possible
Stay quiet as you build
Leave an entrance
Place food inside the structure
How long can you survive without water?
Less than a day
Less than a week
How do you get away from a wild boar?
Climb up a tree
Get in the water
Get inside your shelter
Is extinguishing your fire at night necessary?
It depends how far away from the forest you are
It does not matter
Which of these is NOT a step in creating a teepee shelter?
Find leaves to use as cover
Make sure you build the tepee on a hill
Make a tripod with three branches first
Collect 10 to 20 large branches
Which of these does not prevent you from catching hypothermia?
Drink warm water
Get out of the rain or cold
Remove wet clothing and get into dry clothes
Run around in the cold
What is the best course of action if you need to wrestle a crocodile?
Punch it in the stomach
Grab and hold of its legs
Stay behind it at all times.
Keep its mouth shut