Can We Guess How You're Most Likely to Die?

Ian Fortey

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About This Quiz

On a long enough timeline, everyone's chance for survival grinds right down to zero. No one is immortal, no matter how much they try to change that. Sure some of us have a longer run than others, but eventually, we all have to punch the clock and check out. It's natural, though, and it doesn't have to be something to fear; it's inevitable. You may as well fear the sunrise or a change in the tides, right?

So, you know you're going to die one day. What now? No one can really know the future, but we can make some educated guesses. Like, if you're a lion trainer who drinks on the job, we can guess you're a little more likely to die in the jaws of a lion than your average accountant or the guy who scrapes up roadkill. That's just playing the odds. If you tell us a bit about who you are and what you do right now, whether or not that includes any unsafe habits with large jungle cats, we'll let you know what you're heading for at the end of the line. Think you can handle it? Take the quiz and look death in the eye!

Have you ever jumped off a cliff into a body of water?

What are your thoughts on skydiving?

Sometimes, you just have the need... the need for speed! What's the fastest you've ever gone in a car?

Would you ever eat fugu, that poisonous Japanese puffer fish?

Are you a smoker?

How often do you eat fast food?

Are you the kind of person who picks fights with people?

If a friend dares you to taste something, are you tasting it?

Have you ever played a drinking game at a party?

Do you keep yourself in shape by working out at all?

If you have a headache and an acquaintance offers you a couple of pills for it, are you taking them?

If you're home alone on a Friday night and you hear a crash in the basement, are you going down to check?

Are you a fan of horror movies or not?

What do you think you'd order for your last meal if you were on death row?

If you had to go out in a natural disaster, which one would you pick?

Pizza is always a good thing. What do you need on yours?

What's the most fun thing you can think of doing on a mountain?

What animal always gets your attention at the zoo?

Have you ever had someone you'd consider to be your enemy?

Have you ever partaken in illicit narcotics during your lifetime?

How long do you think you could survive on your own out in the woods?

Have you ever started a fire, either accidentally or on purpose?

The beach is always fun, but it can be dangerous. Ever had a near-drowning incident?

Have you ever been in a car accident?

Are you a risk-taker by nature?

What would you like to have happen to your remains after you pass on?

What's the weather like where you live?

When you're feeling thirsty, what are you most likely to reach for?

Would you get into the ring with an MMA champ for $1 million?

What's on the other side of life?

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