WONDER #1393: What Makes Your Brain Wake Up?

Question 1 of 3

What ingredient in coffee, sodas, and energy drinks do many people rely upon to make them more alert in the morning?

  1. caffeine
  2. salt
  3. fat
  4. protein

Question 2 of 3

Turning on the lights in the morning can help to stimulate your brain to release what?

  1. neurotransmitters
  2. caffeine
  3. sugar
  4. fears

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT a good way to help you be more alert first thing in the morning?

  1. take a cold shower
  2. eat a good breakfast
  3. exercise
  4. hit the snooze button

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