Drugs in American Society Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 1 :

An Introduction to Drug Use

Quiz 1 :

An Introduction to Drug Use

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Which drug type speeds up signals passing through the central nervous system (CNS)?
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E

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The chemical keys of THC fit into and bind with the organic structures that control:
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D

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Which of the following drugs generates the most compulsive pattern of continued, abusive use in laboratory animals?
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C

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The psychoactive ingredient in marijuana is:
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Drug "effects":
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Which of the following routes of administration is the most efficient and effective in delivering a drug to the brain?
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With respect to drug effects, synergy is the ________ effect.
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Which drug combination produces the most clear-cut synergistic effect?
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Pharmacologically, a drug "action" takes place at the:
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The definition of the term "drug" that is central to this book is based on a substance's:
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It is virtually impossible to die of an overdose of:
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Sedative/hypnotics are also called:
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Which of the following drugs generates the greatest immediate sensual appeal?
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In all probability, the psychoactivity of drugs was discovered by humans when they:
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The author's position on drug use and drug abuse is that all:
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Some drug effects take place over the long run; others are more short-term. Which of the following distinctions or dimensions is this difference relevant for?
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What happens after heroin enters the body? It breaks down into:
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According to the latest National Survey on Drug Use and Health, which of the following drugs is used on the greatest number of days during the prior year by past-year users?
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Not all drugs are addicting in the classic sense of the term. Which one of the following substances is not classically addicting?
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In this book, we are mainly interested in drug taking:
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