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Question 11.A repeating, unwanted, and irrational thought or impulse is an:
Question 22.Cocaine and other drugs may cause a heart attack due to:
Question 33.After a car accident four years ago, Sandra was prescribed opioid based painkillers for a back injury. Despite having fully healed within a few weeks of her accident, Sandra lied to her doctor about her pain and continued to take the pills for over a year because she enjoyed the high that she got off of them. After her doctor realized that Sandra was abusing the medication, he discontinued her prescriptions. Since then, Sandra has been acquiring the drugs through an illegal dealer and requires a higher dose to achieve the same high that she had enjoyed before. Sandra is exhibiting signs of_____
Question 44.How does alcohol effect mood and memory?
Question 55.Johnny was urgently brought to the hospital when he was seen with a combination of symptoms consisting of fever, seizures, hallucinations, confusion, and anxiety. The doctor eventually diagnosed him with _____.
Question 66.Secondhand smoke:
Question 77.Kleptomania refers to:
Question 88.The central nervous system is comprised of:
Question 99.A smoker may feel all of the following short-term effects of nicotine on the human body EXCEPT:
Question 1010.Select the drug group to which LSD belongs.
Question 1111._____ is the most common cause of lung cancer.
Question 1212.Lobbying refers to:
Question 1313.Which of the following statements is NOT true:
Question 1414.Which of the following are factors that can contribute to the possibility of developing an addiction?
Question 1515.Why is vasoconstriction potentially so dangerous?
Question 1616.If a person is an addict, then in psychological terms they have a _____.
Question 1717.No matter how much he wants to stop, Jim cannot stop playing World of Warcraft. There are days he will log in at work and continue playing even though it impacts his performance. What is Jim's need for online gaming considered?
Question 1818.Patty is a sociocultural therapist. An addict comes to her for treatment. Which of the following is Patty most likely to do?
Question 1919.The majority of alcohol is metabolized by the
Question 2020.Toni has a genetic predisposition towards addiction. Which of the following is true of Toni?
Question 2121.Which of the following chemicals is the addictive substance found in tobacco products?
Question 2222.Peer pressure is an example of which type of addiction factor?
Question 2323.Which of the following is the first part of your body to be effected by alcohol?
Question 2424.A sudden, strong, and involuntary urge to act is a(n):
Question 2525.How are alcohol abuse and alcoholism different?
Question 2626.Which of the following phrases is NOT true?
Question 2727.Substance use occurs when which of the following happens?
Question 2828.An inappropriate pattern of using any legal or illegal drug in a way that has negative consequences upon a person's psychological, physical, occupation, social, or health-related function is known as:
Question 2929.How does a breathalyzer work?
Question 3030.In the U.S., the sale of cigarettes is prohibited to people:
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