Camping can be a lot of fun, but accidents happen, and it helps to know how to repair and even make some of the equipment you need. From fixing rips in tents to replacing the soles of your boots, having some do-it-yourself skills can save you quite a bit of money. Take our quiz to lean more about how to make and repair camping equipment.
Question 1 of 20
What are the two most common materials for making tents?
Question 2 of 20
The tread you use for repairing a tent should have which of these qualities?
Question 3 of 20
How much time does it take to fix a tent?
Question 4 of 20
What is the main cause of tears is the fabric of a tent?
Question 5 of 20
Before setting up a tent you should check the area for which of these?
Question 6 of 20
If you find a small tear in a tent what should you do?
Question 7 of 20
What sort of repair tape should you use for nylon tents?
Question 8 of 20
Why should you smooth out nylon tape while applying it?
Question 9 of 20
What material is the repair tape for canvas made of?
Question 10 of 20
After you've applied repair tape, what should you do?
Question 11 of 20
When using tape to patch a large tear, how long should the strips be?
Question 12 of 20
What is the main ingredient in homemade insect repellent?
Question 13 of 20
What kind of adhesive should you use to replace the sole of a boot?
Question 14 of 20
Why is it important not to touch the new soles with your hands?
Question 15 of 20
How are soles usually attached to boots?
Question 16 of 20
How long should it take to resole a boot?
Question 17 of 20
What is the middle layer of a sole made of?
Question 18 of 20
What brand name do most expert hikers suggest you use for boot soles?
Question 19 of 20
For how long should you let a new sole set?
Question 20 of 20