True or false? If a venomous spider bites you, you’ll know it immediately.


False. “If you feel pain when the spider bites, it’s likely a black widow, whose bite is often but not always painful. … A brown recluse spider bite is a slight sting at best. Most of the time you feel nothing.”

How to Identify a Spider Bite


Question #6

True or false? The hobo spider bite can cause tissue damage similar to but not usually as bad as a brown recluse bite.

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