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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.

Take our free Silent Spring quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge. Determine which chapters, themes and styles you already know and what you need to study for your upcoming essay, midterm, or final exam. Take the free quiz now!

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

______________ is the basic process of life creation for everything from amoebae to humans. (from Chapter 13 "Through a Narrow Window")

2.

______________ do not kill people or birds, although the US government said they did. (from Chapter 10 "Indiscriminately from the Skies")

3.

Chemical residues in _______ are another source of gradual buildup of chemicals in the body. (from Chapter 11 "Beyond the Dreams of the Borgias")

4.

Carson wonders - How can we as __________ beings continue to allow such rampant and unjustified killings? (from Chapter 7 "Needless Havoc")

5.

In many cases, the spraying is killing wildflowers which attract ___________. (from Chapter 6 "Earth's Green Mantle")

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