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Drugs & Substance Abuse Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The improper use of legal drugs that are supposed to be used as medication is known as:

Question 2 2. What is the relationship between drug abuse, skeletal muscles and acute renal failure?

Question 3 3. Which of the following are possible effects of drug abuse?

Question 4 4. Select the drug group to which LSD belongs.

Question 5 5.

A psychoactive drug Y if taken can have mind-altering capabilities. Y is usually a volatile substance with strange effects, ranging from stimulation to loss of coordination to hallucination and delusions. A common example of Y is paint thinner.

Identify Y.

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Question 6 6. Which psychoactive drug excites the activity of the central nervous system?

Question 7 7. The central nervous system is comprised of:

Question 8 8. How can a stimulant be harmful?

Question 9 9. Tolerance for a drug is a sign of what?

Question 10 10. The chemical messengers in your nervous system are collectively called:

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Question 11 11. Substance use occurs when which of the following happens?

Question 12 12. Drug users that rely on needles may develop flesh eating disease, more technically called:

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. Why is medication sometimes not the solution for drug dependency?

Question 15 15. Someone who weighs the pros and cons of taking drugs is demonstrating which addiction factor?

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Question 16 16. Opioids are drugs that are intended to _____.

Question 17 17. Toni has a genetic predisposition towards addiction. Which of the following is true of Toni?

Question 18 18. Cocaine and other drugs may cause a heart attack due to:

Question 19 19. Peer pressure is an example of which type of addiction factor?

Question 20 20. Why is vasoconstriction potentially so dangerous?

Drugs & Substance Abuse Chapter Exam Instructions

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