Is It a Cold or Allergy?

  • Sneezing, coughing, and a runny nose are symptoms of:

    A cold

    Allergies

    Either one

    Correct Answer
  • If you're allergic to something, a reaction usually begins within:

    A few seconds or minutes

    24 hours

    Several days

    Correct Answer
  • If you're around someone with a cold, you might get sick within:

    24 hours

    2-3 days

    2-3 weeks

    Correct Answer
  • Having aches, pains, or a fever means you probably have a cold, not allergies.

    True

    False

    Correct Answer
  • If you have a cough or your throat hurts, you must have a cold.

    True

    False

    Correct Answer
  • A cold usually lasts:

    3 days

    1 week

    2 weeks

    Correct Answer
  • Antibiotics can help treat a cold, but not allergies.

    True

    False

    Correct Answer
  • Which can trigger an asthma attack?

    A cold

    Allergies

    Either one

    Correct Answer
  • A thick yellow or green nasal discharge is normal with a cold.

    True

    False

    Correct Answer
  • The most common reason kids miss school and parents miss work is:

    Colds

    Allergies

    Correct Answer