Vacations are usually long-anticipated and exciting events. However, traveling can be a risky business if you don't come prepared. Take this quiz to learn some travel security tips that will keep you safe during your trip.
What events deter people from traveling?
the 2004 tsunami
What are considered the staple destinations for travel abroad from America?
Rome, Brazil and Croatia
Paris, Austria and Canada
London, Paris and Rome
How many Americans die each year while traveling abroad?
What do you need to check before you travel to a country?
how much hotels cost
travel alerts for that country
the type of food that is eaten
Where is the easiest place to find out if there are travel warnings for your destination?
at the embassy of the country
on government travel websites
on a notice board outside Congress
How can you ensure that your home country will look out for you if anything happens while you are traveling?
Register your trip with the appropriate department.
Tell your travel agent to keep an eye out for you.
Write a letter to the president.
How can you prevent communication problems with the locals if you speak different languages?
Use international sign language.
Bring a dictionary.
Find someone that speaks English.
What do you need to check if you are planning on driving a car at your destination?
if your driver's license will be accepted
if the cars drive on the left side of the road
both of the above
Which body system will be hard at work when you travel to a new destination?
the cardiovascular system
the immune system
the nervous system
Besides for germs, what else can affect your health while traveling?
How long before your trip should you get any required vaccinations?
Which of the following is the best way to avoid getting sick?
Wear a face mask.
Only sleep in hotels.
Wash your hands regularly.
What should you be wary of in countries with unclean drinking water?
What should you bring along if you are visiting a country where malaria is present?
DEET insect repellent
What sort of money should you bring along while you travel?
your country's cash
the local currency
How can you avoid being pickpocketed?
Spread your money across different places on your body.
Use a money belt.
Both of the above.
It is best to travel:
either of the above
At what time of day should you avoid traveling?
What signs indicate that you are a tourist to the locals?