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November 24, 2014

CDC Questionnaire for Students Isnít Academic Ė Part 2

John W. Ashbury

Here’s are questions 42 through 78 on the CDC questionnaire for high school students.

The next 3 questions ask about electronic vapor products, such as blu, NJOY, or Starbuzz. Electronic vapor products include e-cigarettes, e-cigars, e-pipes, vape pipes, vaping pens, e-hookahs, and hookah pens.

 

42. Have you ever used an electronic vapor product?

A. Yes

B. No

 

43. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you use an electronic vapor product?

A. 0 days

B. 1 or 2 days

C. 3 to 5 days

D. 6 to 9 days

E. 10 to 19 days

F. 20 to 29 days

G. All 30 days

 

44. What kind of flavoring do you usually use with an electronic vapor product?

A. I have never used an electronic vapor product

B. Tobacco flavor

C. Fruit flavor, such as grape, peach, or apple

D. Candy flavor, such as chocolate

E. Spice flavor, such as vanilla or cinnamon

F. Alcoholic beverage flavor

G. Menthol, mint, or wintergreen flavor

H. Some other flavor

 

The next 5 questions ask about drinking alcohol. This includes drinking beer, wine, wine coolers, and liquor such as rum, gin, vodka, or whiskey. For these questions, drinking alcohol does not include drinking a few sips of wine for religious purposes.

 

45. During your life, on how many days have you had at least one drink of alcohol?

A. 0 days

B. 1 or 2 days

C. 3 to 9 days

D. 10 to 19 days

E. 20 to 39 days

F. 40 to 99 days

G. 100 or more days

 

46. How old were you when you had your first drink of alcohol other than a few sips?

A. I have never had a drink of alcohol other than a few sips

B. 8 years old or younger

C. 9 or 10 years old

D. 11 or 12 years old

E. 13 or 14 years old

F. 15 or 16 years old

G. 17 years old or older

 

 

47. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have at least one drink of alcohol?

A. 0 days

B. 1 or 2 days

C. 3 to 5 days

D. 6 to 9 days

E. 10 to 19 days

F. 20 to 29 days

G. All 30 days

 

 

48. During the past 30 days, on how many days did you have 5 or more drinks of alcohol in a row, that is, within a couple of hours?

A. 0 days

B. 1 day

C. 2 days

D. 3 to 5 days

E. 6 to 9 days

F. 10 to 19 days

G. 20 or more days

 

49. During the past 30 days, how did you usually get the alcohol you drank?

A. I did not drink alcohol during the past 30 days

B. I bought it in a store such as a liquor store, convenience store, supermarket, discount store, or gas station

C. I bought it at a restaurant, bar, or club

D. I bought it at a public event such as a concert or sporting event

E. I gave someone else money to buy it for me

F. Someone gave it to me

G. I took it from a store or family member

H. I got it some other way

 

The next 3 questions ask about marijuana use. Marijuana also is called grass or pot.

 

50. During your life, how many times have you used marijuana?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 to 99 times

G. 100 or more times

 

51. How old were you when you tried marijuana for the first time?

A. I have never tried marijuana

B. 8 years old or younger

C. 9 or 10 years old

D. 11 or 12 years old

E. 13 or 14 years old

F. 15 or 16 years old

G. 17 years old or older

 

52. During the past 30 days, how many times did you use marijuana?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

The next 11 questions ask about other drugs.

 

53. During your life, how many times have you used any form of cocaine, including powder,

crack, or freebase?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

54. During your life, how many times have you sniffed glue, breathed the contents of aerosol spray cans, or inhaled any paints or sprays to get high?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

55. During your life, how many times have you used heroin (also called smack, junk, or China White)?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

56. During your life, how many times have you used methamphetamines (also called speed, crystal, crank, or ice)?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

 

57. During your life, how many times have you used ecstasy (also called MDMA)?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

58. During your life, how many times have you used synthetic marijuana (also called K2, Spice, fake weed, King Kong, Yucatan Fire, Skunk, or Moon Rocks)?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

59. During your life, how many times have you taken steroid pills or shots without a doctor's prescription?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

60. During your life, how many times have you taken a prescription drug (such as OxyContin, Percocet, Vicodin, codeine, Adderall, Ritalin, or Xanax) without a doctor's prescription?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

61. During the past 30 days, how many times did you take a prescription drug (such as OxyContin, Percocet, Vicodin, codeine, Adderall, Ritalin, or Xanax) without a doctor's prescription?

A. 0 times

B. 1 or 2 times

C. 3 to 9 times

D. 10 to 19 times

E. 20 to 39 times

F. 40 or more times

 

62. During your life, how many times have you used a needle to inject any illegal drug into your body?

A. 0 times

B. 1 time

C. 2 or more times

 

63. During the past 12 months, has anyone offered, sold, or given you an illegal drug on school property?

A. Yes

B. No

 

The next 9 questions ask about sexual behavior.

 

64. Have you ever had sexual intercourse?

A. Yes

B. No

 

65. How old were you when you had sexual intercourse for the first time?

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. 11 years old or younger

C. 12 years old

D. 13 years old

E. 14 years old

F. 15 years old

G. 16 years old

H. 17 years old or older

 

66. During your life, with how many people have you had sexual intercourse?

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. 1 person

C. 2 people

D. 3 people

E. 4 people

F. 5 people

G. 6 or more people

 

67. During the past 3 months, with how many people did you have sexual intercourse?

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. I have had sexual intercourse, but not during the past 3 months

C. 1 person

D. 2 people

E. 3 people

F. 4 people

G. 5 people

H. 6 or more people

 

68. Did you drink alcohol or use drugs before you had sexual intercourse the last time?

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. Yes

C. No

 

69. The last time you had sexual intercourse, did you or your partner use a condom?

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. Yes

C. No

 

70. The last time you had sexual intercourse, what one method did you or your partner use to prevent pregnancy? (Select only one response.)

A. I have never had sexual intercourse

B. No method was used to prevent pregnancy

C. Birth control pills

D. Condoms

E. An IUD (such as Mirena or ParaGard) or implant (such as Implanon or Nexplanon)

F. A shot (such as Depo-Provera), patch (such as Ortho Evra), or birth controling (such as NuvaRing)

G. Withdrawal or some other method

H. Not sure

 

71. During your life, with whom have you had sexual contact?

A. I have never had sexual contact

B. Females

C. Males

D. Females and males

 

72. Which of the following best describes you?

A. Heterosexual (straight)

B. Gay or lesbian

C. Bisexual

D. Not sure

 

The next question asks about body weight.

 

73. How do you describe your weight?

A. Very underweight

B. Slightly underweight

C. About the right weight

D. Slightly overweight

E. Very overweight

 

The next 7 questions ask about food you ate or drank during the past 7 days. Think about all the meals and

snacks you had from the time you got up until you went to bed. Be sure to include food you ate at home at school, at restaurants, or anywhere else.

 

74. During the past 7 days, how many times did you drink 100% fruit juices such as orange juice, apple juice, or grape juice? (Do not count punch, Kool-Aid, sports drinks, or other fruit-flavored drinks.)

A. I did not drink 100% fruit juice during the past 7 days

B. 1 to 3 times during the past 7 days

C. 4 to 6 times during the past 7 days

D. 1 time per day

E. 2 times per day

F. 3 times per day

G. 4 or more times per day

 

75. During the past 7 days, how many times did you eat fruit? (Do not count fruit juice.)

A. I did not eat fruit during the past 7 days

B. 1 to 3 times during the past 7 days

C. 4 to 6 times during the past 7 days

D. 1 time per day

E. 2 times per day

F. 3 times per day

G. 4 or more times per day

 

76. During the past 7 days, how many times did you eat green salad?

A. I did not eat green salad during the past 7 days

B. 1 to 3 times during the past 7 days

C. 4 to 6 times during the past 7 days

D. 1 time per day

E. 2 times per day

F. 3 times per day

G. 4 or more times per day

 

77. During the past 7 days, how many times did you eat potatoes? (Do not count french fries, fried potatoes, or potato chips.)

A. I did not eat potatoes during the past 7 days

B. 1 to 3 times during the past 7 days

C. 4 to 6 times during the past 7 days

D. 1 time per day

E. 2 times per day

F. 3 times per day

G. 4 or more times per day

 



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