Sexual Health Quiz: Test Your Knowledge

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Sexual Health Quiz: Test Your Knowledge

According to the World Health Organization, “Sexual health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality; it is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity. This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about birth control techniques, diseases and after effects of pills. Read the questions carefully and answer. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the most common Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) in the U.S.?
    • A. 

      Gonorrhea

    • B. 

      HPV

    • C. 

      HIV

    • D. 

      Jaundice

  • 2. 
    What is the best lubricant to use with latex condoms?
    • A. 

      Water-based

    • B. 

      Oil-based

    • C. 

      Vaseline

    • D. 

      Gel

  • 3. 
    What are two STIs that do not have cures?
    • A. 

      Chlamydia and Gonorrhea

    • B. 

      Chlamydia and HPV

    • C. 

      Herpes and Gonorrhea

    • D. 

      HPV and Herpes

    • E. 

      Syphilis and HIV

  • 4. 
    What are two STIs that can be cured with antibiotics?
    • A. 

      Chlamydia and Gonorrhea

    • B. 

      Chlamydia and HPV

    • C. 

      Herpes and Gonorrhea

    • D. 

      HPV and Herpes

    • E. 

      Syphilis and HIV

  • 5. 
    Which three STIs are the most common among college-aged students?
    • A. 

      Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, HPV

    • B. 

      Gonorrhea, HIV, Herpes

    • C. 

      Chlamydia, HPV, Herpes

    • D. 

      Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis

    • E. 

      Chlamydia, HIV, Herpes

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Blood, semen, urine, saliva

    • B. 

      Blood, semen, vaginal fluid, breast milk

    • C. 

      Blood, semen, vaginal fluid, saliva

    • D. 

      Blood, semen, vaginal fluid, urine

    • E. 

      Blood, semen, saliva, sweat

  • 7. 
    Name two STIs that usually do not cause symptoms.
    • A. 

      Chlamydia and HPV

    • B. 

      HPV and Herpes

    • C. 

      Chlamydia and Gonorrhea

    • D. 

      Herpes and Syphilis

    • E. 

      Syphilis and Gonorrhea

  • 8. 
    When used correctly (following all directions) and consistently (start to finish with all sex partners), how effective are latex condoms?
    • A. 

      80%

    • B. 

      86%

    • C. 

      90%

    • D. 

      98%

    • E. 

      100%

  • 9. 
    True or False: It's okay to have sex the day before a Pap test.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    How often should a Pap test be done?
    • A. 

      Every five years

    • B. 

      Every year

    • C. 

      Every other year

    • D. 

      Twice a year

  • 11. 
    Which birth control method can cause bone density loss/osteoporosis?
    • A. 

      Depo Provera

    • B. 

      NuvaRing

    • C. 

      Any birth control pill

    • D. 

      I pill

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Take 3 pills the next day to prevent pregnancy. You do not need to use a back-up method after missing just 2 pills in a row.

    • B. 

      Take 2 pills, two days in a row. Never take more than 2 pills in one day. You also need to use a back-up method for at least 7 days after missing 2 pills in a row.

    • C. 

      Throw away the pills you missed, and immediately start a new pack.

  • 13. 
    Name two possible side effects of Depo Provera.
    • A. 

      Dizziness, depression

    • B. 

      Rashes, spotty darkening of the skin

    • C. 

      Hair loss, increased facial/body hair

    • D. 

      Longer/heavier periods, loss of period

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    Name two possible benefits of Birth Control Pills/ NuvaRing.
    • A. 

      Lower chance of osteoporosis, lower chance of ovarian cysts

    • B. 

      Decrease in acne, decrease in menstrual cramps

    • C. 

      Shorter period, lighter period

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Every other month, the week before your period begins

    • B. 

      Every other month, the week after your period ends

    • C. 

      Every month, the week before your period begins

    • D. 

      Every month, the week after your period ends

    • E. 

      Every six months, the week after your period ends