The Pharmacology of Nicotine


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Nicotine is a _____ drug that causes a rush of _____.

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1. Which of the following statements is true about the effects of nicotine on blood sugar levels?

2. What is released in response to nicotine binding to neurons in the brain?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

If you would like to see what you know about nicotine, be sure to use the quiz/worksheet combo. You need to understand nicotine's effects and attributes for the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to quickly check your comprehension of:

  • Known effects of nicotine on the body
  • Where nicotine binds to receptors
  • What nicotine is
  • The effects of nicotine on blood sugar levels
  • Something released when nicotine binds to neurons in the brain

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about nicotine facts
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the effects of nicotine on blood sugar levels
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the pharmacology of nicotine

Additional Learning

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  • Determine what happens for those who quit nicotine
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