Meeks Heit Health & Wellness

Lesson 42: Reducing Risk by Being Drug Free

Self-Check Quiz

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Why are teens who use drugs more likely to have an unplanned pregnancy than those who do not use drugs?
A)Drug use puts you at risk for doing something you usually would not do
B)Drugs make it easier to conceive a baby
C)Drug use causes roid rages
D)Drugs cause you to have more sexual feelings
How is drug use related to prostitution?
A)Prostitution causes drug addiction
B)Some people become so addicted to a drug that they sell their bodies for money to buy drugs
C)Both are prohibited in a safe and drug-free school zone
D)Both increase the risk of rape
Stimulants like amphetamines and cocaine increase a person's risk of becoming violent because ______.
A)they become impulsive and paranoid
B)they hallucinate
C)they become very aggressive and difficult to control
D)they have mood swings and "roid rages"
_____________ is a pathogen that destroys infection-fighting T cells in the body.
A)Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
B)Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
D)Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Drug trafficking involves the illegal ___________ of drugs.
D)all of the above
How does drug use increase the risk of committing the crime of rape?
A)Drug use decreases your self-control
B)Drug use impairs your judgment
C)Drug use puts you usually at risk for doing something you would not do
D)All of the above
A safe and drug-free school zone provides _______________.
A)a place to learn how to avoid infection with HIV
B)a place for teens to learn how to control their sexual feelings
C)a place where children and teens can be safe from drug trafficking and drug use
D)a guaranteed drug-free lifestyle for students
Why is violence so common with people involved in drug trafficking?
A)Because they can't go inside a safe and drug-free school zone
B)Because they often use steroids which cause "roid rages"
C)Because they don't want to have a drug-free lifestyle
D)Because drug traffickers often carry weapons
Why would it be dangerous to have a friend who is a member of a gang, even if you are not a member?
A)Gang members often carry weapons
B)The friend may want to recruit you into the gang
C)Because they can't go inside a safe and drug-free school zone
D)All of the above
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