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The percentage of American adults who is continuing to _______
decline
In spite of reversal on te part of more recent college graduates, ______ has traditionally been inversely related to the level of formal education
cigarrette smoking
A # of ________ variables influence the incidence of tobacco use
demographical
TRUE OR FALSE

The tobacco industy continues to aggressively market its products to potential smokers
true
Multiple theories regarding nicotine's role in dependence have been advanced, including a better undstanding of the proportional influence of ____, ____, and _____
genetics, environment, personality
____ exerts acute effects both within the central nervous system and on a variety of other tissues and organs
nicotine
Tobacco smoke can be divided into ____ and ____ phases. Each phase has its unique chemical composition
gaseous and particulate
TRUE OR FALSE

Thousands of chemical components and hundreds of carcinogens agents are found in tobacco smoke
tue
Nicotine and carbon monoxide have ____ effects on the funciton of the cardiovascular system
predictable
the development of nearly ____ of all cancers can be attributed to tobacco use
1/3 or 30%
TRUE OR FALSE

Virtually every form of cancer is found more frequently in smokers than in nonsmokers
true
COLD can also be called
COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
When do early systems occur of COLD/COPD
shortly after beginning regular smoking
The use of smokeless tobacco carries its own health risks, including
oral cancer