How Will You Die on The Oregon Trail?

By: Jody Mabry
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About This Quiz

For any kid raised in the 1980's, the PC game Oregon Trail was likely your first real experience with new computer-based gaming systems. Designed as a learning tool, the Oregon Trail for many kids was also their first experience with the trauma of death; namely, their own. Broken leg? Cholera? It didn't matter. So, for newer and older generations alike, how will you die on The Oregon Trail? Take this quiz to find out.

Were you ever in the military?

What is your favorite branch of the military?

What is your occupation?

How much sleep do you get every night?

What is your favorite season for traveling?

Were you ever a lifeguard?

Do you know how to swim?

Have you ever dated a lifeguard?

What do you think about swimming in river water?

Have you ever experienced motion sickness?

Have you ever broken a bone?

Do you drink milk?

What is your favorite kind of milk?

What is your favorite way to get calcium?

When was the last time you fell down?

When was the last time you were sick?

What is your favorite pain reliever?

Have you ever been hospitalized due to illness?

Do you get a flu shot every year?

How do you get your vitamin C?

What is the farthest distance you've run?

What causes you to feel winded?

How often do you go to a gym?

How old are your kids?

What kind of a pet do you have?

Have you ever played The Oregon Trail?

What form of entertainment do you take with you on a plane?

How would you describe your style of camping?

If you could only bring one item into the jungle, what would it be?

What is your favorite pack animal?

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