Based on such advantages of sense of smell, they are relatively less important to my survival. This is because; I can use other senses like vision and taste to counteract the loss of smell. Additionally, the sense of vision and hearing has 90% significance in avoiding harmful things or getting drawn to the right things, compared to smell. Losing my sense of smell will give me an advantage of, not smelling the noxious or bad smell that people claim to smell. Despite that, it is relatively disadvantaging me if I am alone since I will not be able to smell some toxic chemicals and leave the scene. I am not very bad off when people are near me since they will smell it on my behalf, and we all leave the scene if the smell depicts a threat.
I can conclude that losing my sense of taste shall put me in jeopardy to realise some environmental factors but comparing it with other four senses, it is less dominant to my daily activities. Therefore, it is the one that I can prefer