How much do you know about substance abuse?

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Question 1 of 10

Which is an accurate estimate of the overall costs of substance abuse a year in the United States?

A$600 Billion
B$45 Billion
C$235 Billion
DNone of the above
A$600 Billion
B$45 Billion
C$235 Billion
DNone of the above
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Question 2 of 10

Which of the following can result from the destruction of drug abuse and addiction?

AFamily disintegration
BJob loss
CDomestic violence
DChild abuse
EAll of the above
AFamily disintegration
BJob loss
CDomestic violence
DChild abuse
EAll of the above
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Question 3 of 10

True or False: Addiction is a chronic brain disease that causes compulsive drug use, despite consequences to the user.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 4 of 10

Which of the following is the most effective way to treat addiction and substance abuse?

Amedications
Bbehavioral
Cmedications and behavioral therapy
Amedications
Bbehavioral
Cmedications and behavioral therapy
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Question 5 of 10

True or False: Addiction relapses indicate treatment failure .

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 6 of 10

Which of the following describes how drugs effect the brain:

ADrug chemicals negatively interact with the brain.
BDrug chemicals overstimulate the "reward circuit."
CBoth A & B
ADrug chemicals negatively interact with the brain.
BDrug chemicals overstimulate the "reward circuit."
CBoth A & B
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Question 7 of 10

True or False: Biology can be a factor in whether or not someone has an addiction?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 8 of 10

Which of the following is NOT a risk factor of addiction?

AEthnicity
BGender
CDiet
DAll of the above
AEthnicity
BGender
CDiet
DAll of the above
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Question 9 of 10

True or False: Environmental factors contribute to the risk of having an addiction?

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 10 of 10

True or False: The earlier age that drug abuse occurs contributes to the severity of the addiction or substance ause.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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