Drugs Behaviour and Society Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 16 :

Performance-Enhancing Drug Abuse

Quiz 16 :

Performance-Enhancing Drug Abuse

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In which year did the International Olympics Committee first established rules disqualifying competitors who failed or who refused to take drug tests?
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Which of these was NOT one of the three reasons given for why we focus so much attention on drug use by athletes?
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Stimulant drugs like caffeine, amphetamines, and cocaine are sometimes considered to increase energy output and are, therefore, referred to as what type of drug?
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Which sport was the target of an article published by Jack Swarbick which provided tips for athletes on how to avoid being disqualified for using banned substances?
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What has the extensive testing of the effects of amphetamines concluded?
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Which person ignited what would become the BALCO Scandal?
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What was one outcome of the tougher 2006 drug testing policies in Major League Baseball?
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In the 1800s, the French cycling team endorsed Mariani's "wine for athletes" which contained which of the following?
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The 2003 BALCO scandal involved a laboratory that was
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Which of the following describes the outcome that resulted when the National Football League banned the distribution of amphetamines in 1971?
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After using a mixture of strychnine and brandy, what sport was Thomas Hicks participating in when he died at the completion of his competition?
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In 2004, what ingredient was banned by the FDA that was previously included in dietary supplement after a Major League Baseball pitcher died from heatstroke after using it?
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The 1989 Physician's Desk Reference contained which of the following statements in boldface type?
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Which early type of stimulant drug was reported to have been used by boxers and others?
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In 1995, Silken Laumann was stripped of her gold medal for rowing because she failed a drug test. What ingredient was in the drug Benadryl that was a banned substance?
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An American physician came back from the 1956 Olympic games after learning about the Soviets' use of a steroid drug and helped to develop and test more for what type of selective steroid?
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What have the laboratory studies of endurance on stationary bicycles found regarding caffeine consumption?
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Historically as well as today, where did the concerns and suspicions regarding doping originate?
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During and after World War II, it was found that malnourished people could gain weight more rapidly if they were treated with which of the following?
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An ingested powder created by which animal's hooves was thought to help an athlete run faster?
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