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Quiz of the Week – LDS Manual: 5 Levels of Preparation

These questions are derived from the LDS Preparedness Manual [links to PDF File]. Specifically, the “5 Levels of Preparation” section (page 42). You can find the answers to this quiz on my Facebook page. Good luck!

Q1. According to the Manual, how many levels of preparation are there?

a) 1
b) 3
c) 5
d) 6
e) you’re either prepared or you’re not!

Q2. The most basics level of preparation is:

a) level 0 – every emergency is a disaster
b) level 1 – can survive 3 days if need be
c) level 1 – can survive 2 weeks of minor emergency
d) level 1 – can survive 1 month or longer

Q3. At what level are you likely to have defensive weapons for each family member:

a) level 1 – can survive two weeks of minor emergency
b) level 3 – can survive three months of an emergency
c) level 5 – can survive indefinitely from their home
d) what are talkin’ about, we’re all packin’ right now!

Q4. At what level will you likely have both a long term supply of antibiotics and herbal medicines?

a) level 1 – can survive two weeks of minor emergency
b) level 2 – can survive one month of an emergency
c) level 3 – can survive three months of an emergency
d) level 4 – can survive one year of an emergency
e) level 5 – can survive indefinitely from their home

Bonus Question: What level are you at?

1 comment to Quiz of the Week – LDS Manual: 5 Levels of Preparation

  • The Hammer

    It’s good to do this type of analysis sometimes but to put it into buckets like this is a bit difficult since different areas of preparation (food, water, defense, etc) are going to be at different levels from each other. It the thought process that counts.