Is the legal drinking age a federal law?

Answer According to the State University of New York Potsdam, the National Minimum Drinking Age Act of 1984 required all states to raise their minimum age for possession and purchase of alcohol to 21. How... Read More »

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How old were you when you started drinking alcohol What is the legal age for drinking where you were?

My parents gave me white wine mixed with water with Sunday lunch and special occasions from about the age of 7. I personally think it's a very responsible thing to do. The worst thing you can do to... Read More »

What's the legal drinking age in the U.K.?

Legal age to drink in private is 5.Legal age in a pub or resturant with a meal is 16 (beer/cider/wine only - I think).To drink and buy alcohol generally is 18.

What's the legal drinking age where you're from?

In Cape Town (south-africa) you have to be 18.

What happens if you drink under the legal drinking age?

Liver damage is a big problem. It can increase your risk of getting liver damage.Alcoholics have trouble recognizing and avoiding dangerous situations because the area of their brain that is used ... Read More »