Evaluate Your Knowledge: How Much Do You Really Know About Birth Control?


Check your knowledge about IUDs and Implants


Photograph of an IUD







Click on the six Question links to see the self-check questions. Answer each question, then click on "check answer" for each question to see the correct answer.


 Question 1

IUDs and implants are 20 times more effective than birth control pills with typical use.


 Question 2

To obtain an IUD, a woman must undergo a surgical operation.


 Question 3

The implant is a small rod that's inserted in the skin of your upper arm.


 Question 4

A woman can use an IUD or implant even if she has never had a child.


 Question 5

IUDs and implants last up to one year.


 Question 6

It can take a long time to get pregnant after you have your IUD or implant removed.