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Can you handle a rainy outing? Take our fun quiz to see how you'd fare under a sky of liquid sunshine.
1) b or d 2) d 3) b 4) c 5) c 6) c 7) b 8) d 9) b 10) d
Give yourself one point for each question you answered correctly
9-10 points: High and dry
You obviously only took this quiz for sheer entertainment value. You're an expert at beading off moisture.
You're clothes might be damp and your feet wet, but you'll likely make it out of the woods if the mercury doesn't drop below 50°F.
1-4: Swamp thing
Maybe desert camping is more your style. If you plan on heading anyplace where yearly rainfall averages more than an inch, we recommend a fact-finding expedition to your local gear store, or a thorough reading of our waterproofing guide.