WhyQuit's Smoking Initiation Survey Questions  

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1. When you first started smoking, how many cigarettes did you smoke before you sensed your brain issue an urge or crave command to smoke again?


2. When you first started smoking, how long did you smoke before you sensed your brain issue an urge or crave command to smoke again?

3. How long after you started smoking did you smoke your first cigarette alone, without anyone present?

4. How old were you when you started smoking?

5. What was your primary motivation for smoking that first cigarette?

6. How long after starting to smoke before you made your first attempt to quit smoking?

7. If you could go back in time and have a second chance, would you again take that first puff of nicotine?

8. How long did you smoke?

9. How many cigarettes did you smoke each day?

10. Which continent do you live upon?

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The data gathered may provide youth with important smoking insights.

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