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Description

distortions in person's perception of reality by drugs Hallucinogens
substance that has similar effects as morphine Opioids
direct effect on the nervous system Stimulants
understanding of sexual feelings Sexuality
known as downers Depressant
addiction to drinks or drugs Dependence
really needing to know or learn about it Curiosity
knowledge and understanding thought and experience Cognitive
medicine or treatment written by doctor Prescription
physical condition caused by chronic use of drugs Physical Dependence
confident and forceful behavior Assertiveness
capacity to endure pain and hardship Tolerance
confident in our powers and resources Self-reliant
using drugs in ways that are not meant to be used Substance misuse
sense of admiration towards yourself and others Respect
how fast you can go back to good from bad Resilience
male or female Gender
Sex role based on our assigned sex Gender Roles

Drugs, Addiction, and Substance Use/Abuse Crossword

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When a drug user can't stop taking a drug even if he wants to Addiction
overindulgence in or dependence on an addictive substance, especially alcohol or drugs. Substance Abuse
any time someone consumes alcohol or drugs Substance Use
opiate processed directly from the extracts of the opium poppy. Heroin
a potent central nervous system stimulant cocaine
popularly shortened to meth or ice, is a psychostimulant and sympathomimetic drug Methamphetamime
Arguably the most regarded of all psychedelics, it is considered mainly as a recreational drug, and an entheogen LSD
semisynthetic psychedelic entactogen of the phenethylamine family that is much less visual with more stimulant-like effects. Ecstasy
resinous narcotic formed from the latex released by lacerating (or “scoring”) the immature seed pods of opium poppies Opium
the dried leaves and female flowers of the hemp plant, used in cigarette form as a narcotic or hallucinogen. Marijuana
dissociative drug formerly used as an anesthetic agent, exhibiting hallucinogenic and neurotoxic effects PCP

Drugs Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Motivation
Medicine
Marijuana
Legal
Inhibitions
Inhale
Illegal
Hallucinogens
Gateway drug
Flashback
Experimentation
Euphoria
Effective
Drugs
Drug misuse
Drug abuse
Designer drugs
Depressant
Dependance
Cocaine
Antibiotics
Analgesics
Allergic reaction
Alcohol
Addictive

Chapter 22 - Illegal Drugs: Vocab & Definitions Crossword Puzzle

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Description

any unnecessary or improper use of chemical substances for non-medical purposes substance abuse
chemical substances that people aren't legally allowed to manufacture, possess, buy, or sell illegal drugs
the use or sale of any illegal or otherwise not permitted substances illicit drug use
a strong, sometimes fatal reaction to taking a large amount of a drug overdose
a physiological or psychological dependence on a drug addiction
a plant whose leaves, buds, and flowers are usually smoked for their intoxicating effects marijuana
an irrational suspiciousness or distrust of others paranoia
substances whose fumes are sniffed or inhaled to give effect inhalants
synthetic substances similar to male sex hormones (that aid with muscular development) anabolic-androgenic steroids
chemicals that affect the central nervous system as well as the brain's activity psychoactive drugs
synthetic drugs that are made to imitate the effects of other drugs designer drugs
drugs that alter moods, thoughts, and sensory perceptions hallucinogens
drugs that speed up the central nervous system stimulants
drugs derived from the opium plant that are obtainable only by prescription and are used to relieve pain opiates
areas within 1000 to 1500 feet of school and designated by signs, within which people caught selling drugs will receive especially severe penalties drug-free school zones
organized community efforts by neighborhood residents to patrol, monitor, report, and otherwise stop drug deals and drug abuse drug watches
the process of medical and psychological treatment for physiological or psychological dependence on a drug, alcohol, or some substance. rehabilitation
a feeling of intense well-being or elation euphoria
drugs that slow down the central nervous system depressants

Substance abuse Crossword

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Crossword
Description

cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes. Marijuana
the use of a drug for purposes for which it was not intended Drugmisuse
Beer, vodka, whiskey Alcohol
the habitual taking of addictive or illegal drugs for no medical reason Drugabuse
physical dependence on the continued supply of a drug Addiction
drug made from leaves of the coca plant ; stimulant and painkiller Cocaine
Drugs sold without a prescription Overthecounter
body's ability to become used to a drug's effect; requiring larger doses to get the same feeling Tolerance
Using a drug, as prescribed for medical reasons Druguse
Physical effects when your body does not have the drug. Withdrawal
Substance other than food or water that can effect the body when taken. Drug

Drug Abuse Crossword

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Description

Physical and/or psychological dependence on a drug. Addiction
A intoxicating liquid that is the constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks. Alcohol
A chemical substance that has a direct effect on the body. Drug
A highly addictive analgesic drug derived from morphine, often used illicitly as a narcotic producing euphoria. Heroin
A drug that opens the doors to a new drug. Ex: Marijuana Gateway Drug
A toxic colorless or yellowish oily liquid that is the chief active constituent of tobacco. Nicotine
Dries leaves and female flowers from the hemp plant. Marijuana
A legal drug only available with a written order from a physician. Prescription Medicine
Physical and psychological symptoms that occur when users dependent on a drug stop taking it. Withdrawal
A central nervous system stimulant used clinically in the treatment of narcolepsy, hyperkinesis, and for blood pressure maintenance in hypotensive state Meth

Narcotics/Opiates Crossword

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Description

Drugs derived from the opium plant Opiates
Side affect that usually results in vomiting Nausea
Obtainable only by perscription Narcotics
When you take too much of a drug Overdose
Tired and always tired Drowsiness
Affects opioids oxycodone
When you can't stop taking something Addiction
When your brain is used to drug and depends on it Tolerance
Strong narcotic only used in emergencies Morphine
Sometimes used as a cough suppressant heroin
Inability to poop; difficulty emptying bowels Constipation
Incurable disease able to be supressed HIV
Result of overdosing/addiction to drug Death
Lack of understanding; uncertainty Confusion
Reduces withdrawal symptoms in people addicted to heroin or other narcotic drugs Methadone

Sex, Gender, & Sexuality Crossword

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Description

Sex characteristics: ovaries, testes, and external genitalia primary
Our sense of being male, female, or some combination of the two genderidentity
The biologically influenced characteristics by which people define males and females sex
Chromosome found in both males and females. Females have two xchromosome
Sex hormones contributing to female sex characteristics estrogens
An umbrella term describing people whose gender identity or expression differs from that associated with their birth sex transgender
Distress due to infrequently or never experiencing orgasm femaleorgasmicdisorder
The socially influenced characteristics by which people define men and women gender
The period of sexual maturation when a person becomes capable of reproducing puberty
First ejaculation; often occurs during sleep ("wet dream") spermarche
life-threatening, STI caused by HIV. Depletes the immune system, leaving the person vulnerable to infections AIDS
Set of expected behaviors, attitudes, and traits for males or females genderrole
Resting period after orgasm, during which a man cannot achieve another orgasm refractoryperiod
The acquisition of a traditional masculine or feminine role gendertyping
Sex characteristics: nonreproductive sexual traits, such as female breasts and hips, male voice quality, and body hair secondary
Sexual arousal from fantasies, behaviors, or urges involving nonhuman objects, the suffering of self or others, and or nonconsenting persons paraphilias
Displaying both traditional masculine and feminine psychological characteristics androgyny
Inability to develop or maintain an erection erectiledisorder
An act of aggression (physical or verbal) intended to harm a person's relationship or social standing relationalaggression
Culturally modeled guide for how to act in various situations socialscript
Most important male sex hormone. Found in both males and females. Stimulates growth of male sex organs and development during puberty. testosterone
Set of expectations (norms) about social position, defining how those in the position out to behave role
Having no sexual attraction to others asexual
First menstrual period menarche
Problem that consistently impairs sexual arousal or functioning sexualdysfunction
Chromosome found only in males ychromosome
Theory that we learn social behavior by observing and imitating and by being rewarded or punished sociallearning
Cycle of four stages of sexual responding: excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution sexualresponse
Disorder of sexual development; unusual development of sex chromosomes and anatomy Intersex
Any physical or verbal behavior intended to harm someone physically or emotionally aggression
an enduring sexual attraction toward member's of one's own sex (homosexual), the other sex (heterosexual), or both sexes (bisexual). sexualorientation

Drugs Crossword

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Description

Cocaine is a ______ crystalline powder made from the coca plant white
A drug dose large enough to cause serious harm to the body. overdose
The body becomes used to the drug. tolerance
Designer drug that can come in powder. Street name is XTC, X. ecstasy
Markers, Spray paint, and other strong smelling objects that are smelled or huffed are called_________. inhalants
A medicine that can be legally obtained only with a prescription. prescription
When someone loses coordination or body control due to alcohol. intoxicated
Incorrect use of a drug. misuse
Harmful condition in which a person has physical or emotional need to take a drug. dependence
Puts holes in lining of the nose. snorting
The intentional use of a drug when no medical or health reasons exist. abuse
Pain killers are made from this drug _____________. heroin
Cocaine is _________ through nose, or injected. inhaled
Prolonged use of amphetamines may cause hallucinations and intense __________. paranoia
________ are swallowed; calm nervous and relax muscles. depressants
Person with dependence on alcohol. alcoholic
Speed, uppers, dexies. amphetamines
Street name: pot, weed; typically smoked. marijuana
Stopping the supply of a drug on which a person is physically dependent. withdrawal
A substance other than food that changes the way the body or mind functions. drug
Also known as the date rape drug. ghb

Gender and Sexuality Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Biological difference between males and females. Sex
Social and cultural significance we attach to those presumed biological difference. Gender
Belief in social, economic, and political equalty for women. Feminism
Feminist movement in the United States born in New York in 1848. Seneca Falls
Holds that gender, race, ethnicity, and class must not be studied in isolation, because they have intermingled effects on our identity, knowledge, and outcomes. Intersectionality
Maintains that a complete understanding of social realations must incorporate the perspectives of marginalized voices. Standpoint Theory
Denotes our identities and activities as sexual beings. Sexuality
Categories of people to whom we are sexually attracted. Sexual Orientation
Includes those who are sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex. Heterosexual
Includes those who are attracted to members of the same sex. Homosexual
Includes those who are attracted to both men and women. Bisexual
People who appear to be biologically one sex but who identify with the gender of another. Transgender
Cultural presupposition that heterosexuality is appropriate standard for sexual identity and practice and that alternative sexualities are deviant, abnormal, or wrong. Heteronormativity
Ideology that one sex is suerior to another. Sexism

Substance Use / Human Development / Sexual Health Crossword

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Crossword
Description

distortions in person's perception of reality by drugs HALLUCINOGENS
substance that has similar effects as morphine OPIOIDS
direct effect on the nervous system STIMULANTS
understanding of sexual feelings SEXUALITY
known as downers DEPRESSANT
addiction to drinks or drugs DEPENDENCE
really needing to know or learn about it CURIOSITY
knowledge and understanding thought and experience COGNITIVE
medicine or treatment written by doctor PRESCRIPTION
physical condition caused by chronic use of drugs PHYSICALDEPENDENCE
confident and forceful behavior ASSERTIVENESS
capacity to endure pain and hardship TOLERANCE
confident in our powers and resources SELF-RELIANT
using drugs in ways that are not meant to be used SUBSTANCEMISUSE
sense of admiration towards yourself and others RESPECT
how fast you can go back to good from bad RESILIENCE
male or female GENDER
sex role considered acceptable and appropriate GENDERROLES