Flashcards in Ch. 16,8,7 Deck (51):
What do seatbelts help prevent?
Thrown from the car / Injury from an accident.
The top 2 things that create Car accidents?
Speeding / Aggressive driving.
What are the top 3 things that kill a person in their own home?
Is violence on the increase or decrease?
What people have the highest rate of violence?
Men w/ high T
What percent of schools don't have homicide?
What personalities create campus violence?
What is the Ram stead Act?
It allows off campus authority to investigate serious campus crime.
What is Domestic Violence?
Use of force to control and maintain power
What personalities abuse Domestic Violence?
What is the Domestic Abuse trend?
Men kill wemen after years of dominance.
wemen kill men after years of abuse.
Why don't wemen get out of abusive relationships?
Low Self esteem
What book connects w/ this section by Gavin De Becker ?
"The Gift of Fear."
What tests are used when you're pulled over by a cop ?
One leg stand (both legs)
Finger to nose
Walk and turn
What is the Romberg test ?
Stand and balance internal clock (30 seconds)
In California , what is the cost of the first DUI?
What does Alcohol metabolism depend on ?
What is ADH ?
Who has less ADH ? Men or wemen?
How many oz are in a :
Shot glass ??
12 oz ;Beer
What percent alcohol is 80 proofe Vodka?
What % BAC is needed to feel Relaxed?
What % BAC is needed to impair a younger driver ?
What % BAC is needed to be driving impaired ?
What % BAC is needed to be legally drunk in all states?
What % BAC is needed to create a fatal car crash ?
0.14 (380X the chance)
What % BAC is needed to become unconscious ?
What does a high BAC do to a person ?
Chance to be Jovial
What age do men become alcoholics?
@ what age do wemen become alcoholics?
Late in life
What are signs of impending alcohol abuse?
-Drinking during risky situations
-Drinking @ unusual times
-Feeling uncomfortable when alcohol is absent
@ what age do people start using tobacco?
What is used to boost the nicotine level?
How long can a smoker go before needing another cig ?
How many days does it take for nicotine to leave the system?
Does cold turkey work?
Research shows NO.
Is relapse normal for smokers ?
Yes. Many times needed.
What are main causes for addiction ?
To avoid pain
What physically happens to someone when withdrawal hits?
Alcohol - shakes
Tolerance and needs more
What does a stimulant help to do?
What percent of people drink coffee ?
What is the stimulant in coffee ?
What does coffee help to do long term ?
What is the dose response function?
The amount of the drug taken over the intensity and type of effect
What is the Time and action Function?
The time elapsed during taken and intensity of effect
What is the fastest way to get a drug into the bloodstream?
What fall under the category of Opiates ?
Opium , Morphine, methadone, Oxy Codeine
What fall under the category of depressants ?
What fall under the category of a stimulant ?
Caffeine, Nicotine , Cocaine
How long is a cocaine high ?