Who is more likely to give in to peer pressure and start substance abuse?
a) katrina, who has been feeling depressed and upset lately but can discuss her problems with her older sister
b) marc, who just joined a new school and is finding it hard to make friends, especially because his parents are away a lot
c) becky, who saw her favorite actor taking cocaine in a movie and thinks it's cool. her best friend disagrees and warns her not to copy him.
they're all right but what's the best answer?
The correct answer is B. Marc.
Katrina is at risk of peer pressure because she is depressed however she has a support system through her older sister and this is a key factor in her chances of peer pressure being lowered.
Becky is at risk of substance abuse but she also has a good support system in her best friend and there is no peer pressure here to take drugs in fact it's the opposite.
Marc is the only one who has no support, his parents are away, he's just started a new school, he is finding it hard to make friends, he is highly vulnerable.
young people who strive for greatness( the smart kids) they care the most and have the most pressure for doing well in life and will eventually just want to have “fun” and break rules
a) katrina, who has...