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Year of the first official successful ascent | |

First confirmed person to reach the summit (New Zealand) | |

First confirmed person to reach the summit (Nepal) | |

First woman to reach the summit (Japan) | |

Year of the first ascent without supplemental oxygen: a) 1961 b) 1978 c) 1984 | |

First person to reach the summit without supplemental oxygen (Italy) | |

First person to reach the summit without supplemental oxygen (Austria) | |

Age of the oldest person to climb it: a) 70 b) 75 c) 80 | |

Age of the youngest person to climb it: a) 13 b) 15 c) 17 | |

Most number of times to reach the summit: a) 12 b) 16 c) 21 | |

Fastest ascent from Everest South Base Camp (With Supplemental Oxygen): a) 5h32 b) 8h10 c) 11h50 | |

Fastest ascent from Everest South Base Camp (Without Supplemental Oxygen): a) 16h20 b) 20h24 c) 25h45 | |

Longest stay on the summit: a) 5h b) 14h c) 21h | |

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CATEGORY: | |

Name one of the leading causes of death other than altitude sickness | |

Name one of two organs affected by altitude sickness soon before death | |

Deadliest part of the climb: a) Ascent b) Descent | |

Average death rate: a) 4 % b) 10 % c) 16% | |

Deadliest year: a) 1954 b) 1996 c) 2015 | |

Total number of deaths as of the end of 2015: a) 282 b) 350 c) 432 | |

Altitude: a) 8848 m (29,029 ft) b) 8894 m (29,180 ft) c) 8910 m (29,232 ft) | |

Number of faces: a) 1 b) 2 c) 3 | |

Year that the world discovered it was the highest mountain: a) 1826 b) 1856 c) 1876 | |

Occupation of George Everest: a) Mountaineer b) Surveyor and geographer c) General | |

Year of the first summit attempt: a) 1892 b) 1911 c) 1922 | |

Number of routes to the peak: a) 5 b) 9 c) 18 | |

Number of camps on the more frequently used South Col Route: a) 4 b) 5 c) 6 | |

Fraction of available oxygen at the summit compared to sea level: a) 10 % b) 33 % c) 50 % | |

Average wind chill temperature at the summit during the May summit window: a) -70 °C (-94 F) b) -53 °C (-63.4 F) c) -26°C (-14.8 F) | |

Average cost per person per expedition: a) 10'000 USD b) 20'000 USD c) 45'000 USD | |

Total number of people who have climbed to the peak as of the end of 2015: a) 2129 b) 4093 c) 6112 | |

Average weight loss during expedition: a) 3 kg b) 7 kg c) 15 kg | |

Year of the first ascent without supplemental oxygen: a) 1961 b) 1978 c) 1984 | |

Age of the oldest person to climb it: a) 70 b) 75 c) 80 | |

Age of the youngest person to climb it: a) 13 b) 15 c) 17 | |

Most number of times to reach the summit: a) 12 b) 16 c) 21 | |

Fastest ascent from Everest South Base Camp (With Supplemental Oxygen): a) 5h32 b) 8h10 c) 11h50 | |

Fastest ascent from Everest South Base Camp (Without Supplemental Oxygen): a) 16h20 b) 20h24 c) 25h45 | |

Longest stay on the summit: a) 5h b) 14h c) 21h | |

Deadliest part of the climb: a) Ascent b) Descent | |

Average death rate: a) 4 % b) 10 % c) 16% | |

Deadliest year: a) 1954 b) 1996 c) 2015 | |

Total number of deaths as of the end of 2015: a) 282 b) 350 c) 432 | |

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