Alcohol & You Alcohol Quiz Results
F - Alcohol is a central nervous
F - Aspirin has no effect on Blood
T - Alcohol abuse is a problem
and continued alcohol abuse can lead to dependence problems, but abuse
and dependence are different problems.
T - Alcohol is a central nervous
system depressent that affects both respiration (breathing) and heart
rate. In large quanities it can depress both functions to the point
of stopping the heart and breathing, resulting in death.
F - A mixed drink with one shot
of alcohol has the same total alcohol content as a 12 oz. bottle of
beer or a 4-5 oz. glass of wine.
F - The rate that your body eliminates
alcohol is effected by several things, including body size, the amount
of food and sleep you have had and other factors. Everyone eliminates
the alcohol from the body differently.
F - Carbonated beverages in a
drink will cause a faster absorption of the alcohol into the body,
so a gin and tonic will enter the bloodsteam somewhat faster than
than a glass of wine. However, the type of alcohol consumed does not
affect the rate that the body metabolizes the alcohol.
T - An 18 year old may sell or
serve alcoholic beverages in Michigan, but may not purchase, consume,
possess, or attempt to purchase, consume or possess alcohol.
F - Drinking coffee will not make
a person "more sober." Only time can "sober" a person.
T- Vomitting is a body's response
to the try to eliminate the poison