Alcohol, Cigarettes & Drugs Quiz

  • About 10% of teens who try smoking will become daily smokers.

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    About 10% of teens who try smoking will become daily smokers.
    The answer is false. You answered it correctly!incorrectly!

    According to the Anne Arundel Department of Health, "every day approximately 3,450 teens in the U.S. try their first cigarette. About 25% will become daily smokers."

  • Opiod addiction is a brain disease.

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    Opiod addiction is a brain disease.
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    Opioids are highly addictive prescription medications. They should only be taken if prescribed by a medical doctor. If you are suffering from an opioid addiction, seek help.  

  • E-cigarettes do not contain nicotine.

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    E-cigarettes do not contain nicotine.
    The answer is false. You answered it correctly!incorrectly!

    Juice from e-cigarettes has different amounts of the addictive stimulant nicotine.

  • Marijuana does not have long-term effects.

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    Marijuana does not have long-term effects.
    The answer is false. You answered it correctly!incorrectly!

    Marijuana can affect brain development. Prolonged drug use can impair brain thinking, memory and learning functions.  

  • Methamphetamine users are at increased risk of contracting infectious diseases.

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    Methamphetamine users are at increased risk of contracting infectious diseases.
    The answer is true. You answered it correctly!incorrectly!

    Infectious diseases such as HIV and hepatitis B and C are transmitted through contact with blood or other bodily fluids, making methamphetamine users more susceptible.