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What Is Your Alcohol IQ?

Test Your knowledge of alcohol with this quiz!

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  1. 1.

    What is considered a standard drink of liquor?
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    1.5oz
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    2oz
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    0.5oz
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    5oz
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1.5 Ounces is considered one standard drink.

    1.5 Ounces is considered one standard drink.
  2. 2.

    What is considered a standard drink of wine?
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    9oz
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    12oz
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    5oz
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    7oz
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    When drinking wine, 5oz is standard.

    When drinking wine, 5oz is standard.
  3. 3.

    When drinking beer, how much is a standard drink?
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    16oz
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    20oz
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    12oz
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    10oz
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Although a solo cup is 16oz, 12 oz of beer is one standard drink.

    Although a solo cup is 16oz, 12 oz of beer is one standard drink.
  4. 4.

    What kind of drug is alcohol?
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    Suppressant 
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    Depressant
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    Intoxicant
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    Stimulant
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    Wrong!

    Alcohol is a nervous system depressant. It doesn't relieve depression. It only makes it worse.

    Alcohol is a nervous system depressant. It doesn't relieve depression. It only makes it worse.
  5. 5.

    What is the legal limit for BAC in most states?
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    0.02%
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    0.06%
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    0.80%
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    0.08%
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    Wrong!

    The legal limit to be considered a DUI violation is 0.08% BAC in most states.

    The legal limit to be considered a DUI violation is 0.08% BAC in most states.
  6. 6.

    What does 
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    Body Alcohol Concentration
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    Blood Alcohol Consumption
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    Body Alcohol Comparison
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    Blood Alcohol<br>Content 
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    Wrong!

    BAC stands for Blood Alcohol Content, or the amount of alcohol that has absorbed into the bloodstream, defining legal intoxication.

    BAC stands for Blood Alcohol Content, or the amount of alcohol that has absorbed into the bloodstream, defining legal intoxication.
  7. 7.

    Which gender is at higher risk for alcohol related issues?
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    Male
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    Female
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    Women absorb alcohol into the bloodstream and metabolize it slower and are at higher risk for liver damage. Also, more women die from cirrhosis, and greater misuse of alcohol is present in women with eating disorders. Now this isn't to say men aren't at r

    Women absorb alcohol into the bloodstream and metabolize it slower and are at higher risk for liver damage. Also, more women die from cirrhosis, and greater misuse of alcohol is present in women with eating disorders. Now this isn't to say men aren't at r
  8. 8.

    An individual who can participate in events but has no recollection later has experienced what? 
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    Blackout
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    Deadloss
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    Passout
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    Memoryfade
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    Wrong!

    A blackout is an amnesia like state where a person can still be functioning, but will not remember any events that have happened.

    A blackout is an amnesia like state where a person can still be functioning, but will not remember any events that have happened.
  9. 9.

    True or False: Alcohol is the number one date rape drug
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    True
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    False
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    True. It's been reported that more than 75% of non-fatal domestic violence incidents involved alcohol, and at least 55% or more people reported alcohol being involved in sexual assaults.

  10. 10.

    At most, How long can alcohol affect motor skills and coordination after drinking?
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    10 hours
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    6 hours
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    15 hours
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    18 hours or more
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    Wrong!

    Depending on the amount consumed, alcohol can affect coordination for up to 48 hours. This can result in lack of aerobic ability, endurance, and motor skills, especially in athletes.

    Depending on the amount consumed, alcohol can affect coordination for up to 48 hours. This can result in lack of aerobic ability, endurance, and motor skills, especially in athletes.
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