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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.

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

2.

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

3.

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

4.

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

5.

What kind of disease can fleas carry and then transmit to humans as a result of a bite? (from Chapter 16 "The Rumblings of an Avalanche")

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