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Question 1: [8] There is also a risk that as an irritant, use of smelling salts could cause reflex withdrawal from the source, thereby exacerbating any pre-existing ________ injury.
Atlas (anatomy)Thoracic vertebraeCervical vertebraeVertebra

Question 2: They are also used in competitions (such as strong man) and ________ to "wake up" competitors to perform better.
Canada men's national ice hockey teamIce Hockey World ChampionshipsIce hockeyIce hockey at the Olympic Games

Question 3: Smelling salts, also known as spirit of hartshorn or sal volatile, are ________ used to arouse consciousness.
ElectrochemistryChemical compoundInorganic chemistryChemistry

Question 4: In the 17th century, an ammonia solution was obtained by distilling shavings of harts' (________) horns and hooves, which led to the alternative name for smelling salts as spirit or salt of hartshorn.
Wild boarDeerCattleEven-toed ungulate


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