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How alcohol influences
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A pattern of drinking that brings the Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) level to 0.08% or above.
5 or more drinks in a 2 hour time span
4 or more drinks in a 2 hour time span
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If caught the person can be……..
(All above: unspecified amount of time. Determined by courts.)
This includes the transportation of alcohol as well.Zero Tolerance Law states…..
(IMPLIED CONSENT LAW)
The test is administered 30 minutes after being arrested.
The test measures the amount of alcohol which comes from the lungs, not just the breath.
For persons under 21 yrs. old the BAC is 0.01% legal limit.How B.A.C. is measured.
Refusal to take breathalyzer test results in loss of driving privileges 7 months to 1 year. Same as .10 BAC.
The liver can only breakdown 0.06oz. of ethyl alcohol, or ethanol, an hour
Therefore, if someone drinks at a faster rate this allows for alcohol to enter the blood and travel to other parts of the body.
12 oz. of beer
5 oz. of wine
1.5 oz of liquor
They think they’re being cool.
Their friends drink.
They want to feel “good”
They don’t know much about drinking.
To escape problems.
To “take the edge off” in social situations.