EXERCISES, LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer the following exercises by marking the lettered response that
best answers the question or best completes the incomplete statement or by writing the
answer in the space provided.
After you have completed all the exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at the
end of the lesson and check your answers. For each exercise answered incorrectly,
reread the material referenced with the solution.
From the statements below, select the statement that best applies to the Food,
Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938.
a. An act that divides drugs into three major categories.
b. An act that establishes procedures for the adulteration of drugs.
An act that places certain drugs in a controlled status.
d. An act that pertains to the adulteration of drug products, the misbranding of
Select the statement that best applies to the Durham-Humphrey Amendment to
the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
a. The Durham-Humphrey Amendment divided drugs into five controlled
b. The Durham-Humphrey Amendment divided drugs into two basic categories.
The Durham-Humphrey Amendment divided legend drugs into two categories.
d. The Durham-Humphrey Amendment made it virtually impossible for a person
to illegally obtain controlled drugs.