Silent Spring Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Most state laws regarding chemical contamination are grossly ___________. (from Chapter 11 "Beyond the Dreams of the Borgias")


Those who enjoy _________ also lose when the fish population goes down. (from Chapter 9 "Rivers of Death")


Chemicals that act upon our genes can cause sudden __________, producing new and undesirable changes in subsequent generations. (from Chapter 13 "Through a Narrow Window")


____________ provides the best ways to control insects, according to Carson. (from Chapter 15 "Nature Fights Back")


The limits the government has established regarding chemical levels in foods are __________. (from Chapter 11 "Beyond the Dreams of the Borgias")

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