Find Out If You Could Survive Being Stranded In The Ocean In 16 Questions

Could you survive a "Castaway" experience?

tom hanks, castaway, survive, hs
 Nov 18, 2017
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Question: 1/16Pick your answer!

Do you know how to float?
No, but I do know how to make a root beer float.

Question: 2/16Pick your answer!

How long can a person live without food?
A day.
Forever, if we eat energy from the sun.
Three weeks.

Question: 3/16Pick your answer!

How long can a person live without fresh water?
Three days.
Three weeks.
Three minutes, if you're real thirsty.

Question: 4/16Pick your answer!

How should you collect rain water?
Cup it from the ocean into your hands.
Collect rain water in anything that will hold it.
Stick your tongue out.

Question: 5/16Pick your answer!

What is a good source of clean water?
Liver of a shark.
The spine and eyes of fish.

Question: 6/16Pick your answer!

If forced to resort to cannibalism, what should you stay away from?
I would NEVER resort to cannibalism.
Anything "icky" sounding.
The brain, it can lead to disease.

Question: 7/16Pick your answer!

What should you do if you come in contact with a shark?
Avoid jerky movements to attract it more.
Give it a gentle butterfly kiss on the nose.

Question: 8/16Pick your answer!

How should you retain heat to fend off hypothermia?
Build a fire in your raft.
Strip naked and cover yourself in seaweed.
Bring your knees up to your chest.

Question: 9/16Pick your answer!

How will you find food?
I will order Postmates.
I'll fish with a shoelace.
I will resort to cannibalism very quickly.

Question: 10/16Pick your answer!

Should you eat if you don't have a water supply?

Question: 11/16Pick your answer!

How can you find Polaris, the North Star?
Look straight up in the air.
Find the Big Dipper and follow the direction of the spoon.
Spin in a circle thrice, it will be the first non-blurry star.

Question: 12/16Pick your answer!

Drinking salt water can lead to what?
Blood clots.
Less feelings of thirst.
Kidney failure.

Question: 13/16Pick your answer!

You don't have a flare gun, how do you signal for help?
Splash water into the air.
Use a mirror and the sun.

Question: 14/16Pick your answer!

What is the benefit of keeping a log or journal?
To track time, days, weather, and direction of swells.
To get all your feelings on paper.
It helps with insanity.

Question: 15/16Pick your answer!

What is the best thing to do when you have little food and water?
Sleep, try to relax, use little energy.
Chew on hair.
Splash your face with sea water often.

Question: 16/16Pick your answer!

How do you fend off seasickness?
Keep one foot in the water at all times.
Use the horizon as your focal point.
Rock back and forth.
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