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Where is the safest place to be during a lightning storm?

A. In a car
B. In the middle of a field
C. In a house
D. Lying face down on the ground

Answer: C—By far the safest place to be during an electrical storm is in a house or building. The metal plumbing and wiring in the walls of the building form a protective barrier. It is important to remember not to be touching that metallic cage, i.e. stay away from electrical appliances, plumbing fixtures, etc.

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