Try to estimate when you're ovulating and have sex regularly -- that's the basic recipe for getting pregnant. But what about when you're NOT trying to make a baby? Do you know the ins and outs of how not to get pregnant?
Which is the most effective way to not get pregnant?
Don't have vaginal intercourse.
Use birth control pills.
True or false: You can't get pregnant when you have your period.
Only one of the following types of sex can get you pregnant. Which is it?
Which position will prevent pregnancy?
woman on top
Position doesn't matter.
If you just practice the withdrawal method, and you do it right every time, what are the pregnancy odds?
1 in 10
1 in 25
1 in 50
True or false: You can't get pregnant your first time.
Which of the following birth control is not categorized as a barrier method?
For how many hours after having unprotected sex does the over-the-counter morning-after pill work as an emergency contraceptive?
up to 24 hours
up to 48 hours
up to 72 hours
Douching can prevent pregnancy if you use what douching solution?
vinegar or lemon juice
baking soda and water
None -- douching to prevent pregnancy is a myth.
True or false: Women of a "certain age" can't get pregnant.
What is the failure rate of a male latex condom?
Which birth control method is considered permanent?
True or false: Vasectomies prevent pregnancy 100 percent of the time.
Who needs to have an orgasm for pregnancy to happen?
both the man and the woman
neither the man nor the woman
You forgot to take your birth control pill this morning. What do you do?
Take one pill now that you've remembered, and use a backup method.
Take two pills now that you've remembered, and use a backup method.
Take two pills today, two pills tomorrow, and use a backup method.
Can a new mom use breastfeeding as birth control?
Yes, but only for a year.
Yes, but only for six months.
Yes, but only for about six weeks.
How does hormonal birth control such as the pill work?
It prevents ovulation.
It blocks the egg's ability to move through the fallopian tube.
It kills sperm on contact.
Which are the most effective birth control methods that aren't permanent?
pills, rings and patches
IUD and implants
cervical cap and diaphragm
fertility-awareness based methods
What days of the month is a woman most likely to get pregnant?