Test Your Earthquake Preparedness with This Online Game

Think you’re an expert on earthquake preparedness? Test yourself with an online game that’ll reveal how prepared you really are for the next time the earth shakes.

The Great Central U.S. Shake-Out an annual earthquake drill, will take place on Feb. 7. Families and organizations can run through their safety procedures so they’ll be prepared when a real earthquake hits. But until then, you can test your safety knowledge with Beat the Quake, an online game that gives you multiple-choice questions about securing the items in your home so they don’t get damaged  — or fall on you — during a quake.

Want to beef up your score? HouseLogic has a few tips to help you brush up on your earthquake knowledge:

  • If you live in an area where earthquakes are common, such as California, determine whether it’s worth investing in earthquake insurance.

I got 8 out of 14 questions right. What’s your score?