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Abnormal Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 11 :

Substance-Related, Addictive and Impulse-Control Disorders

Quiz 11 :

Substance-Related, Addictive and Impulse-Control Disorders

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Which of the following would NOT be an example of substance use?
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Alcohol can initially appear to cause stimulation because it
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C

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A person who is physiologically dependent on a drug will experience
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Angelina has had difficulty falling asleep for some time.She started taking a prescribed sleeping pill every night for her insomnia.Now, she needs the pill to fall asleep.Without it, she will toss and turn all night, getting little sleep.Angelina is
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The American Psychiatric Association defines substance abuse in terms of
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Both morphine and codeine produce analgesia, which means that they
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Carol has been addicted to narcotics for many years.Recently, she has been trying to quit and has not used any drugs for the last week.We can expect that Carol will be experiencing
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All of the following analgesic substances are classified as opiates EXCEPT
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In terms of substance­related disorders, the word 'addiction' is most closely associated with
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Which of the following is an example of alcohol's effects on brain functioning?
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Substance intoxication includes all of the following EXCEPT
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Most adults in South Africa characterise themselves as:
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Although most psychoactive substances interact with specific substances in brain cells, the effects of ___________ are much more complex because several different neurotransmitter systems are affected.
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Alcohol and the drugs phenobarbitone and methaqualone (mandrax) are all classified as
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A perspective of substance dependence that involves drug-seeking behaviours includes all of the following EXCEPT
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Blackouts appear to be related to the interaction of alcohol with the ______system.
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Cameron has a cup of coffee every morning, smokes ten cigarettes a day and has a beer with dinner.This is an example of
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The condition called delirium tremens, also known as the 'DTs', involves hallucinations and body tremors during withdrawal from
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Because of its impact on GABA receptors, alcohol ______ neuronal communication.
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Tebogo steals money from his mother's handbag every time he needs to buy drugs.His substance dependence is manifested by
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