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Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 1

Which one of the following is a matching pair of a drug and its category?

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Heroin, commonly called smack is chemically diacetylmorphine which is a white, odourless, bitter crystalline compound. This is obtained by acetylation of morphine, which is extracted from the latex of poppy plant Papaver somniferum. Generally taken by snorting and injection, heroin is a depressant and slows down body functions.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 2

Which one of the following statements is correct?

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Malignant tumours are cancerous tumours that spread to distant sites through body fluids to develop secondary tumour by a phenomenon called metastasis. Heroin is a depressant and slows down body functions. Cannabinoids are hallucinogens. Morphine is given to patients who have undergone surgery.

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Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 3

Which of the following statements is not correct?

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Opioids act as analgesics which relieve pain by acting on the CNS.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 4

The chemical compound whose chemical structure is given below is obtained from which plant?

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The given figure is of morphine which is extracted from the latex of poppy plant, Papaver somniferum.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 5

Which of these is a member of the group of chemicals whose chemical structure is given below?

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The given figure is of cannabinoid molecule. Cannabinoids are hallucinogenic chemicals obtained from leaves, resin and inflorescence of hemp plant, Cannabis Sativa. Marijuana, hashish and ganja are cannabinoids.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 6

Which compound is formed by acetylation of morphine?

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Heroin, is chemically diacetylmorphine which is a White, odourless, bitter crystalline compound. It is obtained by acetylation of morphine which is extracted from the latex of poppy plant (Papaver somniferum).

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 7

In humans, receptors for opioids are present in

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Opioids are a type of drug. They are also referred to as narcotics. In the human body, the opioid receptors are present at a variety of locations, including the brain, in the spinal cord, on peripheral neurons, and the digestive tract. They often act as pain relievers.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 8

Charas and ganja are the drugs which affect

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Generally taken by inhalation and oral ingestion, charas and ganja are known for their effects on cardiovascular system of the body

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 9

Cocaine is obtained from

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Coca alkaloid or cocaine is obtained from coca plant Erythroxylum (Erythroxylon coca) which is native to South America.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 10

The chronic use of drugs and alcohol results in

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The chronic use of drugs and alcohol results in cirrhosis and nervous system damages.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 11

Which drug is being excessively taken by some sportspersons nowadays?

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Cannabinoids bring about euphoria, excitement, increased energy, sometimes uncontrolled laughter and dilation of pupil of eyes. These days cannabinoids are taken by some sports persons.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 12

Which of the following plants possess hallucinogenicproperties?

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Hallucinogens are the drugs that change one's behaviour, thoughts, feelings and perceptions without andy actual sensory stinulus. These drugs produce a dream-like state with the disorientation and loss of contact with reality without andy true sensory stimulus. Erythroxylon coca. Atropa belladona and Datura stramonium possess hallucinogenic properties.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 13

The addictive chemical present in tobacco is

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Nicotine is the major stimulatory component of tobacco products. It is highly poisonous as well as addictive chemical. Nicotine stimulates adrenal gland to release adrenaline and non-adrenaline into blood circulation increasing both blood pressure and heart beat rate.The increased blood pressure leads to increased risk of heart disease.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 14

Cocaine is commonly called as

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Cocaine, commonly called come or crack, is usually snorted, it has a potent stimulating action on central nervous system, producing a sence of euphoria and increased energy. Excessive dosageof cocaine causes hallucinations.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 15

Which drug is used as medicine to help patients cope with depression and insomnia?

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Drugs like barbiturates, benzo diazepines, lysergic acid diethyl amides (LSD), and other similar drugs are normally used as medicines to help patients cope with mental illnesses like depression and insomnia.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 16

The intravenous drug abusers are more likely to develop

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Drug absuers who take drugs intravenously are more likely to develop infections like AIDS and hepatitis B as these diseases can spread through infected needles.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 17

Which one of the following is an opiate narcotic?

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Morphine is an opiate narcotic. It is the principal opium alkaloid. It is a strong analgesic and also has sedative and calming effect.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 18

Marijuana is extracted from

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Marijuana is extracted from the dried flowers and top leaves of the female hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. It is smoked in cigarettes. It may cause psychosis.

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 19

Select the mismatched pair.

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Thea chinensis is tea plant whose dried leaves are used to obtain drug caffeine (tea).

Test: Drugs & Alcohol Abuse (NCERT) - Question 20

In which age group, Drug addiction is a major problem?

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Drug addiction is a common practice in Adolescence. As Adolescence is accompanied by several biological and physiological changes, it is the most vulnerable phase of mental and psychological development of an individual. Curiosity, need for adventure and experimentation motivates youngsters towards Drug and Alcohol abuse.

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