Drugs in American Society Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 2 :
A History of Drug Use

Quiz 2 :
A History of Drug Use

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During Prohibition (1920-1933), alcohol consumption in the United States:
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B

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Current alcohol consumption in the United States is at:
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D

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According to surveys, the use of LSD among American high school students peaked in the:
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Surveys indicate that:
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The legal drug use that is consumed recreationally by more people in the United States than any other substance is:
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The drug that is consumed the greatest number of times, that is, on the greatest number of occasions in the United States, is:
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Researchers have compared the tonnage of heroin and cocaine consumed in the United States and concluded that:
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Researchers estimate that illicit drug use in the United States, as measured by use in the past month, peaks at which of the following age brackets?
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According to records, researchers estimate that alcohol consumption was greatest in which of the following historical eras?
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Which of the following drugs or drug types represent the most chemically miscellaneous group of substances?
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The only psychoactive substance that a majority of at-least-one-time users have taken during the past month is:
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Of the following, the drug that is taken the most sporadically, on a once-in-a-while basis, that is, has the lowest "loyalty" rate, is:
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The illicit drug of choice (that is, the illegal drug that was most likely to be used) during the 1960s was:
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The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) does not include which of the following categories of the population in its sample?
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The most commonly used illicit substance in the United States is:
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The illicit drug of choice during the 1980s (the so-called "me" or "greed" decade) was:
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The illicit drug of choice during the 1960s (the "psychedelic" era) was:
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Currently, the percentage of young adults (18-25) who have drunk at least one alcoholic beverage in the month prior to the survey is:
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Recent increases in overall drug use in the United States have taken place mainly in the consumption of which of the following drugs?
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We may divide the history of drug use worldwide into the natural era, the transformative era, and the synthetic era. Which of the following was first used during the natural era?
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