When choosing a hunting knife, bigger is not always better. It's most important to select the right knife for the job and one that has a grip that's comfortable for you. Take this quiz to learn about how to choose a hunting knife.
What is an advantage of a fixed blade?
What is a disadvantage of a fixed blade?
carried in a sheath
What is a disadvantage of a folding knife?
What prevents a folding knife from closing when you are using it?
hold in a special way
How many blades does a folding knife have?
one or more
two or more
What new material is being used for knife handles?
What handle shape is the best?
thick and made from rubber
slim and made from wood
most comfortable for you
What is a common blade type?
What blade has a thin and well-defined point?
What blade is best for dressing and skinning animals, but not for all-around utility?
What type of tip does the drop tip blade have?
What blade is excellent for skinning big game and as an all-around utility knife?
Why is a gut hook needed when dressing an animal?
prevent puncture of internal organ
prevent tearing of the skin
What is the purpose of knife serrations?
small delicate work
heavy cutting jobs
What material makes a quality knife blade?
What happens to a carbon steel blade if you don't take care of it?
How do you treat carbon steel to prevent rust?
wax with silicon
What type of blade stays sharp for a long time?
carbon steel blade
stainless steel blade
What blades cost more?
carbon steel blades
stainless steel blades
If your décor includes trophy mounts, what knife may you want to purchase?