What Do You Know About Substance Abuse?

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 235

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Substance Abuse Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A drug is any chemical substance defined by social convention as bioactive or psychoactive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Controlled Substance Act was unsuccessful and failed during the 1920s.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A drug Czar is a popular name for the head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, a federal Cabinet-level position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    An addict is a person who is dependent on a substance, such as a drug.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Prohibition was a period where alcohol was made legal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Drug abuse is defined as one using a drug to physically abuse another.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Intoxication is to be impaired from a substance such as alcohol.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Interdiction is the word used to describe drug trafficking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Decriminalization is the redefinition of certain previously criminal behaviors into regulated activities that become "ticketable" rather than "arrestable".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The Harrison Act was the first major piece of federal antidrug legislation, passed in 1914.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Money Laundering is the process of washing money.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Restitution is a court requirement that an alleged or convicted offender is required to reside at night, but from which he or she is regularly permitted to depart during the day, unaccompanied by any official.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    A Soft Drug is a drug of abuse that is considered relatively mild and not likely to cause addiction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    A Club Drug is a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    A Hard Drug is a narcotic that is considered relatively strong and likely to cause addiction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Drug courts are judicially supervised court dockets that handle the cases of nonviolent substance abusing offenders under the adult, juvenile, family and tribal justice systems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Marijuana is a type of medicine used to cure colds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Forfeiture is deprivation or destruction of a right in consequence of the non-performance of some obligation or condition.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The Implied Consent Law is a law that allows police officers to beat their accused.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    In law, curtilage is the enclosed area of land around a dwelling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    A substance is a drug.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Narcoterrorism is the financing of terrorist activities by participation in the drug trade.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    A Hallucinogen a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Impaired is defined as mentally or physically unfit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Anabolic Steroids are are hormone-based steroids that stimulate bone growth and appetite.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Inhalants are a broad range of drugs in the forms of gases, aerosols, or solvents that are breathed in and absorbed through the lungs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Narcotic is defined as a drug as opium or or morphine that in moderate doses relieves pain and induces deep sleep. Excessive use can cause unconsciousness, tremors, and seizures.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    A General Depressant is a person who is usually depressed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Physical dependence refers to a state resulting from chronic use of a drug that has produced tolerance and where negative physical symptoms of withdrawal result from abrupt discontinuation or dosage reduction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Psychological Dependence is a mental state involving a drive to repeated or continuous drug use to achieve pleasure or satisfaction and to avoid discomfort.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False