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Fact or Fiction: Surviving an Animal Attack

 Like it or not, animals and humans are a lot closer these days -- and no, we're not talking about your relationship with your beloved pet. Commercial development often brings us to areas already inhabited by a variety of animals, and outdoor getaways attract us to the forefront of wild environs. But what happens if you accidentally encounter an animal that feels threatened or frightened by you? What if it attacks? Take this quiz to see whether you've got what it takes to survive or if Mother Nature will reign supreme.
1. You're face to face with a grizzly bear. You stand your ground, but the bear charges at you several times. Your best option is to run away.
almost fact: Before you bolt, you should throw a rock at the bear to distract it.