ALCOHOL. Mr. Korn Health Grade 10. Objectives. Describe how alcohol acts as a depressant in the body. Identify three major factors that influence underage drinking. Show respect to your classmates and teacher by following all the classroom rules and procedures. . Warm-Up.
Multiply drink volume by percent alcohol.
Wine – 5-oz wine x 0.10 = 0.5-oz of alcohol/ounce of wine
Beer – 12-oz x .04 = 0.5-oz of alcohol/ounce of beer
Liquor – 1.25-oz x .10 = 0.5-oz of alcohol/ounce of liquor
Beverages with greater percentage of alcohol, such as whiskey, gin, and rum list their proof on the label. 100-proof vodka is 50% alcohol
Writing assignment –
Think of a movie or book in which a character became intoxicated. Describe the effects.