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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.

Biological solutions that are based on the whole of ________ should be the goals of research and development in relation to pest control. (from Chapter 17 "The Other Road")

2.

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

3.

What was the source of the contamination in the eagle population? (from Chapter 8 "And No Birds Sing")

4.

The population of Japanese Beetles in sprayed areas is ______________ . (from Chapter 7 "Needless Havoc")

5.

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

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