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Drugs in American Society Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 8 :
Cocaine and the Amphetamines

Quiz 8 :
Cocaine and the Amphetamines

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Why did a well-known pharmacologist refer to the recreational use of cocaine, crack cocaine, amphetamine, and methamphetamine as "the wild addictions"? Because, in comparison with all the other psychoactive substances, they:
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Stimulants:
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Late in the nineteenth century, Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis, wrote about and abused which of the following drugs?
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Robert Louis Stevenson wrote Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde under the influence of which of the following drugs?
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In which region of the country is methamphetamine most likely to be used?
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Which of the following statements is true? The amphetamines and methamphetamine are in the top five drugs with respect to:
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From the early 1970s to today, the number of prescriptions written for the amphetamines has:
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For which of the following uses do many physicians today most frequently write legitimate prescriptions for amphetamine?
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"Punding" is a common effect of taking amphetamines chronically and abusively. What is punding?
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Evidence indicates that the use of methamphetamine:
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Another term for "ice" is:
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During the past decade or so, the use of methamphetamine has:
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The peak popularity of cocaine-when it was used most, according to surveys-for young adults and college students was during:
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Which of the following countries are the origin of the plant from whose leaves cocaine is extracted?
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Is cocaine addicting?
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Cocaine is a:
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Since the late 1980s, according to the Monitoring the Future survey, the use of crack has:
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Compare expert opinion on the dangerousness of cocaine use over the past generation, or the past 30 years or so.
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The high or intoxication resulting from smoking crack cocaine is:
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What are the factors that make cocaine as popular a drug as it is? What other factors do you think keep the appeal, and the use, of cocaine in check?
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