Test Your Alcohol Knowledge

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#1 Name that Phobia: The fear of an empty glass is?

#2 Which B.A.C. level is likely to cause death?

#3 Who said? “My doctor told me to watch my drinking. Now I drink in front of a mirror.”

#4 True or False: Less than 50 percent of the purchase price of a fifth of whiskey in the U.S. goes to taxes

#5 True or False: One 12-ounce can of beer, one 5-ounce glass of wine, or one normal sized cocktail containing about 1 1/2 ounces of liquor are all equally intoxicating.

#6 True or False: Alcohol destroys brain cells

#7 What were the supporters of Prohibition called?

#8 Who said? “First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you.”

#9 Who said? “Drink the first. Sip the second slowly. Skip the third.”

#10 Which president reportedly said, “Find out the name of the brand so I can give it to my other generals,” when he found out one of his leading generals drank whiskey when leading his troop,

#11 What is a caudle?

#12 This American Lawyer and Bootlegger, found a loophole in the Volstead Act which allowed him to buy distilleries and pharmacies to produce and sell bonded liquor for medicinal purposes, under government licenses.

#13 The melody of “Star-Spangled Banner,” the national anthem of the US was originally

#14 True or False: Alcohol helps you digest your food.

Alcohol actually slows digestion.

#15 Name one of the groups who supported Prohibition

#16 Who said? “Alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.”

#17 True or False: It wasn’t illegal to drink alcohol during Prohibition.

The 18th Amendment only forbade the “manufacture, sale and transportation of intoxicating liquors”—not their consumption.

#18 Who said? “One martini is just right, two is too many, three is not enough.”

#19 No riding a cow while drunk. In what country, is it illegal to “propel” a cow while boozed up.

#20 What year did Congress declare Bourbon to be “America’s Native Spirit?”

On May 4, 1964, the United States Congress recognized bourbon whiskey as a “distinctive product of the United States” by concurrent resolution. Bourbon may be produced anywhere in the United States where it is legal to distill spirits