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Silent Spring Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 66 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Silent Spring.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

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

2.

_____________ must discern for themselves who is telling the truth. (from Chapter 7 "Needless Havoc")

3.

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

4.

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

5.

The business of chemical _______ is booming because people approach plant life without thinking about any perspective but their own immediate desires. (from Chapter 6 "Earth's Green Mantle")

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