Booze, hooch, devil's brew. Whatever name you call it, alcohol is really just a combination of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen molecules. But this simple compound can have a complicated effect on our bodies. How do our bodies process alcohol, and what lasting marks can it leave?
Question 1 of 20
How much alcohol can your body eliminate in one hour?
Question 2 of 20
Which is not a property of alcohol?
Question 3 of 20
What type of alcohol do people consume?
Question 4 of 20
Which beverage contains the most ethyl alcohol?
Question 5 of 20
At what blood alcohol concentration level (BAC) can a person fall into a coma?
Question 6 of 20
Which part of the brain does alcohol affect first?
Question 7 of 20
When affected by alcohol, which area of the brain causes fuzzy memories and exaggerated emotions?
Question 8 of 20
Which of these is a popular misconception about alcohol?
Question 9 of 20
What percentage of Americans over the age of 18 suffer from alcoholism?
Question 10 of 20
Which is not an effect of long-term alcohol use?
Question 11 of 20
What percentage of alcohol absorbed by the bloodstream is eliminated by the lungs?
Question 12 of 20
How does alcohol affect sexual performance?
Question 13 of 20
What causes a person under the influence of alcohol to sweat or appear flushed?
Question 14 of 20
Alcohol dissolves in the water inside each tissue in the body except for:
Question 15 of 20
Where in the human body does the breakdown of ethanol occur?
Question 16 of 20
Which of the following describes what happens when your body becomes more tolerant to alcohol?
Question 17 of 20
During a performance test, you are asked to bring your finger to your nose with your eyes closed. If you are unable to perform this action, what part of the brain is affected?
Question 18 of 20
What three variables affect the absorption rate of alcohol?
Question 19 of 20
At what blood alcohol concentration level (BAC) can a person die?
Question 20 of 20