# You are in a summer camp. As part of a team event you have to reach the.......... Which would you light first?

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You are in a summer camp. As part of a team event you have to reach the top of the tree house at night and send a signal to your teammates. On reaching the tree top you find there a match, kerosene lamp, an oil burner, and a wood burning stove. Which would you light first?

posted Sep 1, 2015
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The match.
That will allow you to light the rest.

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