Drugs & Addictions #2

Drugs & Addictions #2

1.

What is the #1 cause of preventable death in North America?

Marijuana use
Cigarette smoking
Heroin overdose
Alcoholism
I don't know
2.

Which of the following drugs is NOT an amphetamine?

Speed
Crank
Crystal
Ice
Meth
Smack
Glass
I don't know
3.

Smoking marijuana with a water bong reduces the amount of tar that you would breath in by smoking a joint or marijuana cigarette.

True
False
I don't know
4.

Chronic amphetamine use produces a psychotic state similar to schizophrenia.

True
False
I don't know
5.

What product was once directed at women and advertised as an appetite suppressant, or a means to remain slim?

Cigarettes
Marijuana
Cocaine
Amphetamines
I don't know
6.

Amphetamines were discovered in the late 1800's and were used for some time for medical purposes. Eventually, the dangers of amphetamines became apparent. In what year were they made illegal in the United States? (today amphetamines are legally prescribed in the treatment of narcolepsy and ADHD)

1910
1938
1945
1965
1980
I don't know
7.

Are amphetamines addictive?

Yes
No
I don't know
8.

Snow, nose candy, blow, and coke are all slang terms for:

Heroin
Cocaine
LSD
Marijauna
Amphetamines
Alcoholic cocktails
I don't know
9.

What is cocaine derived from?

Synthetic chemicals manufactured in labs
Coca plant
Coffee plant
Poppies
I don't know
10.

Crack is a form of cocaine.

True
False
I don't know
11.

Can cocaine be administered intravenously (injected)?

Yes
No
I don't know
12.

Which of the following statements about Ecstasy is NOT true?

Ecstasy is quite popular at raves
Ecstasy gives the user the sense that all is well with the world
Ecstasy was initially used in marriage counseling
Ecstasy depletes levels of serotonin in the brain. (Serotonin affects thinking processes, mood, sleeping and eating habits, aggressive behavior, and sexual function.)
Ecstasy is derived from natural sources
Ecstasy is known as a "Designer Drug".
I don't know
13.

Heroin is addictive only for those with an 'addictive personality'.

True
False
I don't know
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