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SAMPLE QUESTIONS FOR CHEMISTRY 170 1 Which one of the following is not related? 1) Joseph Lister and carbolic acid (phenol). 2) Chinchona and quinine. 3) Foxglove leaves and salicylic acid. 4) Dropsy and heart failure. 5) James Simpson and chloroform. 2 Which of the following substances can act as both poisons and drugs: 1)a,b,e 2)b,e 3)b,d,e 4)a,b,c,e 5)all a) curare b) aspirin c) atropine (Belladona) d) heroin e) digitalis 3 Which of the following is correct concerning aspirin ? 1) Aspirin acts directly on the central nervous system to block pain. 2) Aspirin has been used for over 200 years to reduce pain. 3) Aspirin is transformed in the body to give phenol (carbolic acid) and this causes stomach pain. 4) Aspirin acts as a pain-killer by suppressing the body’s production of prostaglandins that are involved in pain. 5) Aspirin promotes production of enkephalins in the brain thereby reducing pain. 4 Which one of the following statements concerning the history of drugs is correct: 1)a,b 2)a,b,d 3)c,d,e 4)a,d,e 5)b,c,e a) The theory of signatures is an association between a plant or animal and the disease it is supposed to cure. b)
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This note was uploaded on 12/21/2010 for the course CHEM CHEM 170 taught by Professor David during the Fall '08 term at McGill.

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