Trivia Quiz: Tobacco Effects On Health! Test

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  • 1. 
    What is nicotine?
    • A. 

      An addictive drug found in tobacco

    • B. 

      A thick, dark liquid that forms when tobacco burns

    • C. 

      A colorless, odorless, poisonous gas produced when tobacco burns

  • 2. 
    What is tar?
    • A. 

      A colorless, odorless, poisonous gas produced when tobacco burns

    • B. 

      A poisonous liquid alcohol that is known to cause blindness

    • C. 

      A thick, dark liquid that forms when tobacco burns

  • 3. 
    What is carbon monoxide?
    • A. 

      Is an irritating, acidic gas that is used in laboratory disinfectants and preservatives

    • B. 

      A colorless, odorless, poisonous gas produced when tobacco burns

    • C. 

      A deadly poison

  • 4. 
    What is the respiratory system?
    • A. 

      The group of organs and tissues that transport essential materials to body cells and remove their waste products

    • B. 

      The body system that consists of tissues that move parts of the body and operate internal organs

    • C. 

      The set of organs that supply your body with oxygen and rid your body of carbon dioxide

  • 5. 
    What is the trachea?
    • A. 

      Tube in the throat that takes air to and from lungs

    • B. 

      Two tubes that branch from the trachea, one to each lung

    • C. 

      Large dome-shaped muscle below the lungs that draws air in and pushes air out

  • 6. 
    What are the bronchi?
    • A. 

      Two tubes that branch from the trachea, one to each lung

    • B. 

      Two large organs that exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Large dome-shaped muscle below the lungs that draw air in and pushes air out

  • 7. 
    What is the diaphragm?
    • A. 

      Large dome-shaped muscle below the lungs that draws air in and pushes air out

    • B. 

      Two large organs that exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Passages for air that are lined with cilia

  • 8. 
    What is alveoli?
    • A. 

      Flap of tissue in back of mouth that covers the trachea to prevent food from entering

    • B. 

      Microscopic air sacs in the lungs where gases are exchanged

    • C. 

      Tube in throat that takes air to and from lungs

  • 9. 
    What is addiction?
    • A. 

      Unpleasant symptoms that occur when someone stops using a substance

    • B. 

      Living a healthy, happy life without bad substances

    • C. 

      A physical or psychological need for a drug or other substance

  • 10. 
    What is withdrawal?
    • A. 

      Unpleasant symptoms that occur when someone stops using an addictive substance

    • B. 

      A physical or psychological need for a drug or other substance

    • C. 

      An addiction in which the mind sends the body the message that it needs more of a substance

  • 11. 
    What is a physiological dependence?
    • A. 

      An addiction in which the mind sends the body the message that it needs more of a substance

    • B. 

      A physical or psychological need for a drug or other substance

    • C. 

      A type of addiction in which the body itself feels a direct need for a drug

  • 12. 
    What is psychological dependence?
    • A. 

      An addiction in which the mind sends the body the message that it needs more of a substance

    • B. 

      A type of addiction in which the body itself feels a direct need for a drug

    • C. 

      Unpleasant symptoms that occur when someone stops using an addictive substance

  • 13. 
    What is secondhand smoke?
    • A. 

      The smoke coming from the burning tip of the cigarette

    • B. 

      Air that has been contaminated by by tobacco smoke

    • C. 

      All the smoke that a smoker exhales

  • 14. 
    What is sidestream smoke?
    • A. 

      The smoke coming from the burning tip of the cigarette

    • B. 

      The smoke that a smoker exhales

    • C. 

      Air that has become contaminated by tobacco smoke

  • 15. 
    What is mainstream smoke?
    • A. 

      The smoke coming from the burning tip of the cigarette

    • B. 

      The smoke that the smoker exhales

    • C. 

      Nonsmokers who breathe secondhand smoke

  • 16. 
    What is a passive smoker?
    • A. 

      Nonsmokers who breathe secondhand smoke

    • B. 

      The smoke coming from the burning tip of the cigarette

    • C. 

      Smoke that the smoker exhales

  • 17. 
    What are the effects of tobacco on the respiratory system?
    • A. 

      Tar and other chemicals leave a sticky residue that destroys structures in the lungs, smoking also damages the alveoli, difficulty in breathing, prevents oxygen from getting to the rest of the body, more of a chance for lung cancer

    • B. 

      It weakens the blood vessels, fatty buildup that clogs the blood vessels, risk of heart attack or stroke

    • C. 

      Bad breath, stained teeth, more chance of cavities, dulls the taste buds, cause cancer in the mouth and throat, stomach ulcers

  • 18. 
    What are the effects of tobacco on the circulatory system?
    • A. 

      Bad breath, stained teeth, more chance of cavities, dulls the taste buds, cause cancer in the mouth and throat, stomach ulcers

    • B. 

      Reduces the flow of oxygen to the brain, more of a chance for stroke

    • C. 

      It weakens the blood vessels, fatty buildup that clogs the blood vessels, risk of heart attack or stroke

  • 19. 
    What are the three main substances in tobacco?
    • A. 

      Carbon monoxide, cyanide, and methanol

    • B. 

      Tar, nicotine, and carbon monoxide

    • C. 

      Methanol, tar, and nicotine

  • 20. 
    What are the effects of nicotine?
    • A. 

      Speeds the heartbeat, raises blood pressure, increases craving for tobacco. and causes dizziness and upset stomach

    • B. 

      Leaves a sticky coating on the lungs and body

    • C. 

      Prevents the body from getting all the oxygen it needs

  • 21. 
    What are the effects of tar?
    • A. 

      Prevents the body from getting all the oxygen it needs

    • B. 

      Leaves a sticky coating on the lungs and body

    • C. 

      Speeds the heartbeat, raises blood pressure, increases craving for tobacco. and causes dizziness and upset stomach

  • 22. 
    What are the effects of carbon monoxide?
    • A. 

      Leaves a sticky coating on the lungs and body

    • B. 

      Prevents the body from getting all the oxygen it needs

    • C. 

      Speeds the heartbeat, raises blood pressure, increases craving for tobacco. and causes dizziness and upset stomach

  • 23. 
    What is the difference between filter in a cigarette and a cigarette without a filter?
    • A. 

      With a filter a smoker gets more chemicals, but has a lower chance for lip, throat, mouth, and lung cancer

    • B. 

      With no filter a smoker gets less chemicals, and has a lower chance for lip, throat, mouth, and lung cancer

    • C. 

      With a filter a smoker gets more chemicals, and has a higher chance for lip, throat, mouth, and lung cancer

  • 24. 
    What is emphysema?
    • A. 

      A condition in which the air sacs of lungs are damaged and enlarged

    • B. 

      A disease where too much tar gets in the lungs and the cells divide

    • C. 

      A disease where you can't breathe on yourself

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is NOT the reason why a teen starts smoking?
    • A. 

      Peer pressure

    • B. 

      They smell good

    • C. 

      Parent's habit

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