Science: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Health 1 (Questions)

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Health is also known as well-being. Most people when given the choice between health and wealth will choose health. Important information that you need to know about smoking, drugs and alcohol is dealt with in this Science quiz on Health.

1. Which of the following is NOT caused by smoking?
[ ] Brain damage
[ ] Bronchitis
[ ] Emphysema
[ ] Lung cancer
2. Which poisonous gas is present in smoker's smoke?
[ ] Carbon dioxide
[ ] Carbon monoxide
[ ] Hydrogen
[ ] Sulfur dioxide
3. Which organ is MOST damaged by smoking?
[ ] Brain
[ ] Heart
[ ] Liver
[ ] Lungs
4. Passive smoking is .......
[ ] Breathing in smoke that others exhale
[ ] Only smoking occassionally
[ ] Smoking quietly
[ ] Smoking without inhaling smoke
5. Which of the following can be caused by alcohol?
[ ] Brain damage
[ ] Bronchitis
[ ] Emphysema
[ ] Lung cancer
6. Alcohol is an example of .......
[ ] A depressant
[ ] A pain killer
[ ] A stimulant
[ ] An hallucinogen
7. Which two organs can be damaged by drinking too much alcohol?
[ ] Brain and heart
[ ] Brain and liver
[ ] Liver and pancreas
[ ] Stomach and kidney
8. Ecstacy is an example of .......
[ ] A depressant
[ ] A pain killer
[ ] A stimulant
[ ] An hallucinogen
9. Which one of the following is NOT involved in solvent abuse?
[ ] Glue
[ ] Paint
[ ] Vodka
[ ] White spirit
10. Which one of the following is NOT an effect of inhaling solvent fumes?
[ ] Makes you have hallucinations
[ ] Makes you hyperactive
[ ] Makes you light headed
[ ] Makes you sleepy
Science: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Health 1 (Answers)
1. Which of the following is NOT caused by smoking?
[x] Brain damage
[ ] Bronchitis
[ ] Emphysema
[ ] Lung cancer
2. Which poisonous gas is present in smoker's smoke?
[ ] Carbon dioxide
[x] Carbon monoxide
[ ] Hydrogen
[ ] Sulfur dioxide
Tobacco smoke contains nicotine, an addictive drug
3. Which organ is MOST damaged by smoking?
[ ] Brain
[ ] Heart
[ ] Liver
[x] Lungs
4. Passive smoking is .......
[x] Breathing in smoke that others exhale
[ ] Only smoking occassionally
[ ] Smoking quietly
[ ] Smoking without inhaling smoke
5. Which of the following can be caused by alcohol?
[x] Brain damage
[ ] Bronchitis
[ ] Emphysema
[ ] Lung cancer
6. Alcohol is an example of .......
[x] A depressant
[ ] A pain killer
[ ] A stimulant
[ ] An hallucinogen
Women are recommended to have no more than 2 to 3 units a day
7. Which two organs can be damaged by drinking too much alcohol?
[ ] Brain and heart
[x] Brain and liver
[ ] Liver and pancreas
[ ] Stomach and kidney
Men are recommended to have no more than 3 to 4 units a day. 1 unit = single whisky, 1/3 pint of beer or 1/2 glass of wine
8. Ecstacy is an example of .......
[ ] A depressant
[ ] A pain killer
[ ] A stimulant
[x] An hallucinogen
9. Which one of the following is NOT involved in solvent abuse?
[ ] Glue
[ ] Paint
[x] Vodka
[ ] White spirit
Inhaling solvents can permanently damage organs such as the brain and lungs
10. Which one of the following is NOT an effect of inhaling solvent fumes?
[ ] Makes you have hallucinations
[x] Makes you hyperactive
[ ] Makes you light headed
[ ] Makes you sleepy