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BAC Calc

, 29 Nov 2004
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Blood-alcohol level calculator.

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Introduction

A handy-dandy blood-alcohol calculator. Obviously, this isn't to be used as an accurate measuring device, just rough estimate.

Background

Found a picture here that had a BAC formula, so I coded it for weekend use.

Using the code

Change the values as needed, your estimated BAC will update automagically. Here's the formula, for the curious.

(Number of drinks / 2) * (9 / Weight for Men  OR 7.5 / 
             Weight for Women) - (.016 * Hours Drinking) = BAC

Points of Interest

Setting all controls on the forms' 'value changed' (or equivalent) to the same 'calc()' function made for little code.

License

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About the Author

Adam McKee
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United States United States
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Comments and Discussions

 
QuestionCode Comments? Pinmemberkusokurae2-Dec-04 15:41 
Questionam i drunk or not? Pinmemberdiesel_travis30-Nov-04 10:09 
AnswerRe: am i drunk or not? Pinmemberstrtdusty30-Nov-04 12:08 
I'm sure the legal limit depends on the state you live in (State as in united states, not state as in the state of drunkenness)
GeneralRe: am i drunk or not? Pinsussleewsimpson1-Dec-04 7:06 
GeneralRe: am i drunk or not? Pinsussleewsimpson1-Dec-04 7:06 
Answer...I just added extra labels to my version... Pinmemberdiesel_travis1-Dec-04 11:17 
GeneralRe: ...I just added extra labels to my version... Pinmemberdiesel_travis1-Dec-04 11:20 
GeneralRe: ...I just added extra labels to my version... Pinmemberkusokurae2-Dec-04 14:58 

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