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Unformatted text preview: INDV 102, Section 854 Winter 2006 AIDS Awareness Quiz Disclaimer #1: The following is meant to test your knowledge of AIDS, and how to avoid contracting it or passing it on. It is NOT comprehensive. Rather it is a beginning. Use the links on our website to find out more. Disclaimer #2: This quiz should not be interpreted to be a recommendation of either having sex or not having sex, or of using drugs or not using drugs. Such decisions are up to you. But such decisions should only be made with detailed knowledge of the risks involved. 1. What do the letters of the acronym AIDS stand for? ANSWER: The letters for the acronym AIDS stands for either Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome or Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome 2. What is believed to be the primary cause of AIDS (the necessary cause, whatever co-factors may or may not be involved)? What do the letters of its acronym stand for? ANSWER: AIDS is caused by a severe infection of HIV. The acronym HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus 3. HIV is transmitted in certain bodily fluids. What are they? ANSWER: HIV may be transferred through the following: blood, semen, breast milk, vaginal fluid and pre- ejaculate/Cowpers fluid 4. What does the so-called AIDS Test specifically test for? ANSWER: 5. True or False: Someone who tests HIV-negative has not been exposed to HIV....
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course INDV 103 taught by Professor Mcbrearty during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Spring '08