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Which of the following statements about addiction would be most consistent with both scientists' views?

The Root of Addiction

A

The age of the first exposure to drugs is the greatest indicator as to whether or not an individual will become an addict.

B

Most drug addicts are males from single-parent households.

C

If one’s parents, aunts, and uncles are all drug addicts, and an individual grows up with that family, then that individual has a higher probability of becoming an addict than someone from the general population.

D

A person’s peer group is the greatest determinant in developing addiction.