Hunter Safety Edu Course 2

What should you do to be courteous to other hunters?

ANSWER: Avoid wandering around hunting areas.

Besides protecting you from the elements and rough terrain, what should you consider when choosing bowhunter clothing?

ANSWER: Clothing should include low noise and proper fit

How does a crossbow arrow compare to a conventional arrow?

ANSWER: it is shorter and lighter

When do you use ethics to make a decision about what to do?

ANSWER: When no one is watching what you do

In order to handle a strenuous hunt, or drag or pack out a downed animal, what should you be?

ANSWER: In good physical shape

Who invented the compound bow?

ANSWER: holless allen

Which term describes the moral codes or values that go beyond formal laws?

ANSWER: ethics

Why do many hunters choose a recurve crossbow instead of a compound crossbow?

ANSWER: the recurve crossbow is simpler

Which of the following broadheads offers a more consistent flight for a crossbow arrow?

ANSWER: mechanical broadheads

Where should you carry your arrows to protect yourself and the arrow points?

ANSWER: in a covered arrow quiver

What are the two most common types of crossbows?

ANSWER: Compound and recurve

How do the limbs on a recurve crossbow differ from the limbs on a compound crossbow?

ANSWER: The recurve crossbow's limbs are longer.

What are three essential accessories?

ANSWER: armguard, finger protection, and quiver

Which is a type of portable stand? hunters ed brainly quizlet

ANSWER: hangon, climbing, ladder

What accessory allows the hunter to pull, hold, and release the string without chafing fingers?

ANSWER: Mechanical release

The patterns of camouflage clothing should have a good contrast between which types of colors?

ANSWER: Light and dark

You are sighting-in a crossbow. what will give you more stability?

ANSWER: using a shooting bench

What is the recommended way to uncock a crossbow?

ANSWER: Shooting an arrow from the cocked crossbow into a safe backstop

What type of calls indicate to a fox, coyote, or bobcat that dinner may be trapped nearby?

ANSWER: distress calls

What type of arrowheads should you use to sight-in your crossbow?

ANSWER: practice points that weight the same as the broadheads you will hunt with

Which of the following describes the latch on a crossbow?

ANSWER: It captures the string when the crossbow is cocked and holds the string in place until it's released by the trigger.

What type of boots help minimize human scent?

ANSWER: Rubber-soled

In still hunting, what do hunters do?

ANSWER: Move slowly and deliberately

Besides hot and humid conditions, what other factor contributes to the onset of heat exhaustion?

ANSWER: lack of water

Starvation, hunting, accidents, predators, exposure, and disease are all factors which do what?

ANSWER: limit wildlife population

Which is a rarely used wildlife management practice that enables some wildlife populations to establish stable populations, particularly threatened or endangered species?

ANSWER: predator control

Which part of the crossbow holds the arrow in the track until the trigger is squeezed?

ANSWER: arrow retention spring

A person with a broken leg must be moved: how should the broken leg be handled? hunters ed

ANSWER: immobilize the joint ablove and below the break: don't straighten the limb, but splint it the way you found it.

What type of calls duplicate mating activity, such as antler rattling?

ANSWER: Mating

What is the first responsibility of the hunter once an animal has been shot?

ANSWER: Recover the animal.

What should you do if you are following a wounded animal and you lose all tracking sign?

ANSWER: Begin a methodical search of the area.

How can you avoid hitting the shoulder blade with a broadside shot?


Why is it critical to be able to judge distances correctly when you are bowhunting?

ANSWER: Arrows have a short trajectory.

What is one of the three primary hazards that bowhunters face that may result in serious injury?

ANSWER: long term exposure

What should hunting companions strive for that will eliminate most problems?

ANSWER: Maintaining good communication