About 10% of all alcohol eliminated by the body comes from_____ a) perspiration
d) all of the above.
Substances become a form of “self-soothing” when one feels stressed, down or anxious or feels the need for a reward a) true
In business and residential districts the speed limit is 30 mph unless otherwise posted. a) true
Characteristics of Inhalant use are ______.
b) slurred speech
c) impaired perception
d) all of the above
_______is a type of drug that induces a soothing, lulling or dulling affect. a) stimulant
It takes about one hour per beer consumed to completely burn up the alcohol ingested. a) true
The law gives the right of way to no one.
About 10% of all alcohol eliminated by the body comes from the lungs, kidneys and perspiration. a) true
Driving after drinking_______the risk of bodily harm in the result of a collision. a) decrese
b) has no effect on
d) has the same risk on
A driver should not strive to develop a positive attitude when driving. a) true
Many people with addictions feel that the use of alcohol or other substances give them a sense of control when their lives feel most out of control. a) true
For a ______ conviction of a DUI you could have your licensed revoked at least 5 years. a) third
When the driver is disturbed by emotions, this manifests itself by_______ risk taking behavior. a) decreased
You cannot safely operate a motor vehicle without the abilities you lose after using alcohol and other drugs. a) true
As the amount of alcohol and other drugs you consume increases your ability to safely operate a motor vehicle decreases. a) true
Prescription medicines can______ a driver’s judgement and slow reaction times. a) improves
c) does not effect.
At most crossings in Florida, the location of the crossing is listed on a plate under the crossbuck. a) true
The depressant effect of alcohol interferes with the conduction of the electrical impulse of the heartbeat. a) true
In Florida, in 2000, approximately 3 people died and 54 were injured every day due to alcohol related collisions in Florida. a) true
Prescription medicines can impair a driver’s judgement and slow reaction times. a) true
You can overdose on alcohol or alcohol in combination with other substances. a) true
General effects of crack use include burning of the ________. a) lips
d) all of the above.
Depressants may reduce the effectiveness of your immune system making it easier for you to catch a cold and you may be at greater risk for developing cancer. a) true
Higher doses of barbiturates result in ______.
a) aggressive behavior
b) erratic driving
Drugs do not effect all users the same way.
The frontal lobe of the brain is essential for driving a motor vehicle as the frontal lobe controls judgment, emotions, decision making and awareness. a) true
As you use alcohol, you vision center of the brain becomes impaired. a) true
Driving requires a high degree of_______in the driving environment. a) distraction
In school zones you do not need to be alert for children.
Do we need stress in our life?
Reaction time is _____ with each drink.
b) stays the same
d) none of the above
Impaired driver’s reaction times often double in response to situations on the road a) true
Substance abuse is an _____ coping mechanism.