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The greatest number of people who die from being struck by lightning are who?

A. Golfers
B. Fisherman
B. Farmers
D. Joggers

Answer: C—Farmers—According to a study by Dr. Martin A Uman, in his 1971 book, “Understanding Lightning,” 29 percent of those killed were farmers. This compares to 19 percent being golfers, and nearly 15 percent were fisherman. Joggers were not mentioned in the study.

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