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Would You Have Survived The Donner Party?

In 1846, a group of pioneers set out in wagons from Missouri. Nearly half didn't make it. Would you?

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  1. What time of year should you leave Missouri?
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    December
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    Mid-April
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    Mid-May
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    July
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  2. How old are you?
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    Baby
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    Teen
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    Adult
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    Elderly
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  3. Do you trust Lansford Hastings?
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    He seems alright.
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    I don't trust anybody.
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    What choice do I have?
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    Of course! He's done this before.
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  4. Would you take the path less traveled?
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    If it saves me 350 miles, yeah!
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    No way, it seems dangerous.
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    If Hastings tells me to.
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    Idk I'm just a kid.
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  5. How far could you walk in a day?
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    Walk? I thought I had a wagon.
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    As far as my mom can carry me!
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    As far as I need to. I never complain.
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    Like, a couple of miles?
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  6. Everyone is starving. The animals were killed. Do you stop to rest for a few days?
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    Absolutely. It's the smart decision.
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    We'll rest for a day, then push forward.
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    I don't think so.
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    There's no time! Winter is coming!
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  7. Pick a meal for when you're starving.
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    Boiled ox bones
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    Oxhide strips
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    The oxhide from the roof
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    Literally anything
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  8. Patrick Dolan just died. And you're really hungry...
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    No. No way.
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    I don't like it, but I need to eat.
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    NO!
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    Finally!
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  9. Help arrives! And they brought food. What do you do?
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    Eat as much of it as I can fit into my mouth.
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    Eat a little bit.
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    Give it to the children first.
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    Idk, I'm just a kid!
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