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The Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz (- version)

The Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz for Young People Who are HIV-Negative

If you are living with HIV, take this version of the Y.O.U.T.H. Quiz.

Y.O.U.T.H. stands for Youth Overcoming Undetected and Treatable HIV. Once HIV is detected through a simple blood test, the virus can be successfully treated with anti-HIV medications. 

This confidential quiz for young people will help you assess your current knowledge of HIV and help you make healthy decisions. After you take the quiz, you can view the correct answers and learn more about HIV prevention and testing. Before or after taking the quiz, you may wish to review our HIV and Youth web content at

1. Are you a resident of Illinois?
2. Are you living with HIV?
3. What is your age?
4. True or false. Wearing a condom during sex can reduce your chances of getting HIV.
5. True or false. HIV can be transmitted by spitting or kissing.
6. True or false. Only gay or bisexual people can get HIV, not heterosexuals.
7. Which of these actions does NOT put you at a greater risk of contracting HIV?
8. HIV can be transmitted by which of the following?
9. When should an individual be tested for HIV?
10. Where do you receive your health information? Check all that apply.