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Exposure is the ______ stage of addiction
first
One of the following is NOT a stage of addiction

a. compulsion
b. exposure
c. addiction
d. loss of control
addiction
_________is considered a “drug classification”

a. tobacco
b. alcohol
c. hallucinogen
d. Ritalin
hallucinogen
Any substance capable of altering feelings, moods, or perceptions
psychoactive drugs
A general term that refers to the need to continue using a drug for psychological and/or physical reasons
dependence
An uncomfortable, perhaps toxic response of the body as it attempts to maintain homeostasis
withdrawal illness
An acquired reaction to a drug
tolerance
Psychoactive drugs that stimulate the function of the central nervous system
stimulants
the inappropiate use of legal drugs intended to be medications
misuse
Any use of a legal or illegal drug in a way that is detrimental to health
abuse
The transfer of tolerance from onedruge to another within the same general category
cross tolerance
A sleep disorder in which a person has a recurrent and uncontrollalbe desire to sleep
narcolepsy
A class of psychoactive drugs capable of distorting reality
hallucinogens
A list of drugs that have a high potential for abuse but no medical use
FDA Scheduale 1 list
A behavorial pattern characterized by lack of interest in productive activities
Amotivational syndrome
A class of psychoactive drugs naturally derived form the Oriental poppy plant
narcotics
Immediate, total discontinuation of use of a drug
Cold turkey
A class of psychoactive drugs that enter the body through inhalation
inhalants
An effect produced when one drug reduces or offsets the effects of a second drug
antagonistic effect
A phenomenon whereby the sue of one drug intensifies the effect of a second drug
potentiated effect
A heightenend, exaggerated effect produced by the concurrent use of two or more drugs
synergistic effect
the combined [but not exaggerated] effect produced by the concurrent use of two or more drugs
addictive effect
An easily obstainable or illegal drug that represents a user's first experience with a mind altering drug
gateway drug
A sensation in which users report hearing a color
synesthesia
The unpredictable return to a psychedelic trip
flashback
TRUE OR FALSE

Food Cravings and red eyes are a short term effect of Marijuana
TRUE
TRUE OR FALSE

Marijuana use can lead to problems with attension span, memory, and learing
TRUE
TRUE OR FALSE

Marijuana use can lead to sleeping in class
FALSE
TRUE OR FALSE

Marijuana use is five more times damaging to the lungs that tobacco products
TRUE