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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

Michael Pollan
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Eight Week Quiz F

Name: _____________________________ Period: ___________________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter Seventeen.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. _______ was mass produced because of all of the corn that was grown at the time of the alcohol period in the country.
(a) Whiskey.
(b) Vodka.
(c) Vermouth.
(d) Rum.

2. _________ foods are those that are generally recognized to be toxic to humans.
(a) Spicy.
(b) Bitter.
(c) Sour.
(d) Sweet.

3. The lack of a food _______ is something that causes humans to be susceptible to food fads.
(a) Diet.
(b) Rulebook.
(c) Culture.
(d) Bible.

4. Corn is also able to limit the ______ lost during the process of photosynthesis, according to the book.
(a) Water.
(b) Sunlight.
(c) Calories.
(d) Energy.

5. Activists appear to look at the __________ animal, which is not applicable to the natural world.
(a) Individual.
(b) Relationship of an.
(c) Species of an.
(d) Distinct.

Short Answer Questions

1. America does not have consistent eating _______, which is what has caused a national eating disorder.



2. Depending on how the animals were ________, different foods can contain different amounts of omega fatty acids.



3. As a result of the new government agreement, the market is flooded with _______ corn.



4. Assuming a higher intelligence in humans does not equate to a right to use others for our own _________.



5. __________ involves higher emotions of dread, shame, and fear, according to Pollan.



(see the answer key)

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