Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

1309 words 6 pages
Michelle Lasseter
Mrs. Stover
Speech Class
March 27, 2012
How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse In the possible occurrence of a zombie apocalypse, certain measures involving shelter, food, weapons, and fitness should be taken to better the chances of survival in such a desperate situation. Throughout the years, movies, television shows, and other miscellaneous hype have heightened a large number of people’s suspicion about the possibility of disease-ridden humans taking over the world. In reality, that atrocity is not exactly far-fetched. With so many vaccines and medicines being mass produced without the sufficient steps taken to test the results, the chance of humans contracting unimaginable side effects is a rational possibility. If
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Whether you want to start a fire or have access to a vehicle, you will need gas. You should cipher gas at any moment you are given the opportunity such as if you see cars that had been attacked and their owners are no longer alive. Other objects such as blankets, spray paint, lighters, and toilet paper could come in handy. Blankets can be used for sleeping with, but also as a tourniquet for wounds. Spray paint can be used to keep track of your trail when you are hunting. Lighters help ease the task of starting a fire. And toilet paper with help you stay sanitary and could also work as a first aide supply. Also, keep in mind, if times get too desperate, all of these things are necessities, and can easily be traded for other things if you need to make a deal (Hilton). The last key to survival is your fitness. If you cannot outrun a zombie, let alone a pack of them, all the other tips are useless. If you are out wandering the streets unarmed and off guard, you will rely on one thing only; running. You will strongly benefit by being in shape when the world is infested with human-eating creatures. You would also benefit by already being in elite condition pre-apocalypse. But if not, and you need to kick it in gear, there are some workouts you can do everyday that are fast and efficient. Jumping jacks, sprints and air squats will strengthen your legs and keep you fast on your feet. Long distance cardio builds up endurance, but what really is important is fast