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Question IconIt's best to practice the same fire escape out of my house over and over again.

 


Question IconAll pets and animals like to be fed lots of treats and need cuddles.

 


Question IconIf you see a strange animal, what should you do?

Run as fast as you can!


Scream on the top of your lungs.


Look the strange (but soooo cute!) animal straight in the eyes hoping it will come over to play with you.

Walk slowly toward the animal. Since you love animals, you might as well try to pet and hold it.

Stand as still as possible until the animal starts walking away.

 

Incorrect

You are partially right. You should practice your escape route over and over. Make sure you also know another way out just in case - and practice that one too. Having a back-up plan can save you and your family. You will know where to go and how to get away from the flames. In a fire, there is no time to worry and wander around.

Correct!

You should practice your escape route over and over. Make sure you also know another way out just in case - and practice that one too. Having a back-up plan can save you and your family. You will know where to go and how to get away from the flames. In a fire, there is no time to worry and wander around.

Incorrect

Cartoon drawing of a young girl walking a dogAll pets need to be fed but some aren’t so into treats and cuddles. Before you get a pet, find out what they do and do not like. One kind might like to be touched on the head but another might scratch you if you try. Get a feel for your animal by watching them for a little bit. The more careful you are with house pets and the more you get to know them, the more the little critters will love you!

Correct!

Cartoon drawing of a young girl walking a dogAll pets need to be fed but some aren’t so into treats and cuddles. Before you get a pet, find out what they do and do not like. One kind might like to be touched on the head but another might scratch you if you try. Get a feel for your animal by watching them for a little bit. The more careful you are with house pets and the more you get to know them, the more the little critters will love you!

Incorrect

Nope, E is the right choice to make! If you run as fast as you can, the animal will probably chase you down. Screaming could confuse and upset an animal since they hear sounds differently than humans. This could make them more aggressive. Making direct eye contact with an animal can give them the wrong idea and they might think you are planning to attack them. The right decision is to look away and ignore the animal. While you stand totally still, wait for the animal to leave the area. Then, you are good to go about your way. Go home if that’s closest, or find the nearest friend’s house or a school, gas, police, or fire station. And tell them what you saw. Then let people who are trained to deal with animals take it from there.

Incorrect

Nope, E is the right choice to make! If you run as fast as you can, the animal will probably chase you down. Screaming could confuse and upset an animal since they hear sounds differently than humans. This could make them more aggressive. Making direct eye contact with an animal can give them the wrong idea and they might think you are planning to attack them. The right decision is to look away and ignore the animal. While you stand totally still, wait for the animal to leave the area. Then, you are good to go about your way. Go home if that’s closest, or find the nearest friend’s house or a school, gas, police, or fire station. And tell them what you saw. Then let people who are trained to deal with animals take it from there.

Incorrect

Nope, E is the right choice to make! If you run as fast as you can, the animal will probably chase you down. Screaming could confuse and upset an animal since they hear sounds differently than humans. This could make them more aggressive. Making direct eye contact with an animal can give them the wrong idea and they might think you are planning to attack them. The right decision is to look away and ignore the animal. While you stand totally still, wait for the animal to leave the area. Then, you are good to go about your way. Go home if that’s closest, or find the nearest friend’s house or a school, gas, police, or fire station. And tell them what you saw. Then let people who are trained to deal with animals take it from there.

Incorrect

Nope, E is the right choice to make! If you run as fast as you can, the animal will probably chase you down. Screaming could confuse and upset an animal since they hear sounds differently than humans. This could make them more aggressive. Making direct eye contact with an animal can give them the wrong idea and they might think you are planning to attack them. The right decision is to look away and ignore the animal. While you stand totally still, wait for the animal to leave the area. Then, you are good to go about your way. Go home if that’s closest, or find the nearest friend’s house or a school, gas, police, or fire station. And tell them what you saw. Then let people who are trained to deal with animals take it from there.

Correct!

No doubt about it, E is the right choice to make! If you run as fast as you can, the animal will probably chase you down. Screaming could confuse and upset an animal since they hear sounds differently than humans. This could make them more aggressive. Making direct eye contact with an animal can give them the wrong idea and they might think you are planning to attack them. The right thing to do is to look away and ignore the animal. Stand totally still and wait for the animal to leave the area. Then, you are good to go about your way. Go to the closest safe place—like home, friend’s house, school, or gas, police, or fire station. Tell them what you saw. People who are trained to deal with animals will take it from there.

 

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