The Least You Need to Know Issue 3
These questions represent some of the most basic information and questions to consider in forming aneducated opinion on this particular controversial issue. Part of your total grade for the controversial issuewill come from these questions and they also represent potential questions that will make up your finalexam. You may put your answers on this sheet or another sheet, if you do so please number them.
In your opinion is addiction a weakness of character? (Honors: Define the term Stigma and discuss how itmay apply to this debate).
What does the term CHOICE imply (come up with two other
)? What does the word DISEASEimply (come up with two other
). This is an important consideration. (Honors: How might thedebate being phrased as Addiction: Choice or Disease be worded incorrectly? Come up with
to frame the question).
Define: Addiction, Tolerance and Withdrawal. (Honors: What is the most addictive drug and provide 3 of the largest withdrawal symptoms of the drug).
A big question is the role of genetics in the equation. What does the research say about the role of genes inaddiction. Cite your source. (Honors: Provide an explanation of the role of genetics).