Medicine

Question

How much greater is the probability that a motorcyclist will die in a motor vehicle crash compared to the occupants of a car?

10 times greater
20 times greater
35 times greater

1 Answer

  • Answer:

    The correct answer is 27 times greater.

    Explanation:

    According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration National Center for Statistics and Analysis, "per vehicle miles traveled in 2017,  motorcyclist fatalities occurred  nearly 27 times more frequently  than passenger car occupant  fatalities in traffic crashes." (Taken from Traffic Safety Facts  - August 2019 edition, directly from NHTSA website).

    The correct answer is 27 times greater.

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