Silent Spring Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What do some insects carry that makes their termination so important in today's times? (from Chapter 16 "The Rumblings of an Avalanche")

2.

____________ can eliminate only the unwanted plants and give the beneficial plants a chance to thrive. (from Chapter 6 "Earth's Green Mantle")

3.

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

4.

The 'other road' refers to a path of ___________ control of unwanted pests and insects. (from Chapter 17 "The Other Road")

5.

Where do the fish go from #97 do in order to spawn and to perpetuate their kind? (from Chapter 9 "Rivers of Death")

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