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

Michael Pollan
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter Fifteen through Chapter Sixteen.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Pollan points out that the industrial method of farming has led to increased ________ and polluted groundwater.
(a) Pollution.
(b) Oil wells.
(c) Food supplies.
(d) Energy.

2. Pollan sees some mushrooms which he believes to be ___________, though he is not sure enough to eat them.
(a) Chanterelles.
(b) Morel.
(c) Reishi.
(d) Ordinary.

3. In a bad corn year, the food industry might use __________ as a replacement in many foods.
(a) Baking soda.
(b) Soybeans.
(c) Salt.
(d) Wheat.

4. Pollan thinks that if stores had to include __________ of how an item was produced, people would change their eating habits.
(a) Photos.
(b) Stories.
(c) Movies.
(d) Numbers.

5. The _________ is one of the specialized animals that Pollan points out as having no issues with eating.
(a) Koala.
(b) Lion.
(c) Mosquito.
(d) Horse.

Short Answer Questions

1. Every day, Salatin moves his cattle to a new _________ every day to ensure balance.

2. Salatin pushes for the right to opt out of ____________ of his farm, according to the book.

3. What does Pollan admit about the chickens that Salatin sells on his farm?

4. Hybrid corn is a __________ hog, according to this chapter, and is able to be grown without disruption of fertility issues.

5. The Naylor farm has turned from a diverse farm to one that has become a _________ production mecca.

(see the answer key)

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