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Can You Answer These Embarrassing Body Questions?

How well do you know the gnarliest parts of the human body?

Last updated on July 3, 2018, at 1:26 p.m. ET

Posted on October 7, 2015, at 7:16 p.m. ET

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    10 pints
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    15 pints
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    20 pints
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    10 pints!

    According to the Red Cross.

  2. Sebastian Kaulitzki / Thinkstock
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    Double the number of human cells
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    10 times the number of human cells
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    100 times the number of human cells
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    Wrong!

    Ten times!

    90% of your body is (by number of cells) straight-up bacteria.

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    Around 1 ml
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    Around 3 ml
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    Around 10 ml
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    Wrong!

    3 ml!

    Though tons of things can affect it, the average male ejaculate is 3.2 milliliters, based on a survey of 1,300 men.

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    Your face
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    Your legs
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    Your intestines
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    Wrong!

    Your face!

    That fella is Demodex folliculorum, a common feature of many human eyebrows.

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The oval one!

    Pubic hair is a bit different from head hair! Instead of forming a round shape, the hair is oval.

  6. Columbia Pictures / i.imgur.com
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    11 square feet
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    22 square feet
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    33 square feet
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    Wrong!

    22 square feet!

    It would actually weigh around eight pounds on its own!

  7. Peeranat Thongyotee / Thinkstock
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    10 feet
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    20 feet
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    30 feet
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    30 feet!

    There's a lot going on in there!

  8. cynoclub / Thinkstock
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    Up to 1.5 liters
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    Up to 4.0 liters
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    Up to 6.0 liters
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Up to 1.5 liters!

    Drip drop!

  9. Doc. RNDr. Josef Reischig, CSc. / en.wikipedia.org
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    Your nose
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    Your digestive tract
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    Your pubic hair
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    Wrong!

    That's a crab louse!

    AKA the STD crabs.

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    Sweat
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    The waste products of bacteria munching on that sweat
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    Wrong!

    It's the bacteria!

    The sweat itself doesn't smell, but the chemicals produced by hungry, sweat-loving bacteria do!

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    Syphilis
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    Chlamydia
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    Herpes
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Chlamydia

    Been that way since 1994.

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    Less than 1%
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    More than 99%
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    Less than 1%!

    Most of the gases in your fart, like oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, and methane, are odorless. The odor comes from a fraction of a percent that are mainly sulfur-based chemicals.

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