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Contraception and Safe Sex

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Contraception and Safe Sex game quiz
"This quiz will test your knowledge of methods of birth control, sexually transmitted diseases, and related topics."

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  

1. What were the first (but not necessarily effective) condoms believed to be made out of?
    Animal skin
    Animal intestines
    Woven fabric

2. What is a common name for the birth control method Ortho Evra?
    The Ring
    The Patch
    The Shot
    The Pill

3. Why should one use a water-based lubricant instead of an oil-based lubricant on latex condoms?
    A water-based lubricant reduces friction more than an oil-based lubricant
    There no reason to choose one over the other
    Oil-based lubricants cause greater vulnerability to disease
    Oil-based lubricants damage latex, while water-based lubricants do not

4. How does the Rhythm Method work?
    The woman observes the length of her fingernails to inspect any sudden spurts in growth which are caused by hormones involved with ovulation
    The woman's temperature is taken each morning to detect an increase in temperature which indicates ovulation
    The menstrual cycle is tracked and the woman refrains from vaginal intercourse or uses protection during "unsafe days" while she is ovulating
    The cervical mucus is observed, as a change in mucus indicates ovulation

5. Which of the following is FALSE about withdrawal? (The removal of the penis from the vagina before ejaculation)
    It requires enormous amounts of control
    When done correctly, withdrawal is just as effective as condoms
    It should not be used by men who experience premature ejaculation
    The more experience with sex a man has, the better he will be at withdrawal

6. Which specific part of the male reproductive system is surgery performed on during a vasectomy (sterilization)?
    Vas deferens

7. Which sexual act has the lowest chance of infecting an individual with HIV?
    Oral sex
    Anal sex
    Vaginal sex
    These all pose the same risk

8. Though gonorrhea often has no symptoms, which of the following is NOT a symptom of this disease?
    Increased frequency of urination
    Strange discharge from the penis or vagina

9. Which event corresponds with the beginning of pregnancy, according to most medical and scientific texts?
    When the zygote (fertilized egg) becomes attached to the uterine wall
    When the ovum (egg) is fertilized by the sperm
    When the man ejaculates while having vaginal intercourse
    After a week or so of the zygote (fertilized egg) being attached to the uterine wall

10. Which fraction most accurately describes how many pregnancies in the United States are unintended?

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Compiled Jun 28 12