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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.

In England, the treatment of _______ with chemicals resulted in widespread bird deaths. (from Chapter 8 "And No Birds Sing")

2.

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

3.

Who was intended to benefit from the removal of sagebrush from the American West? (from Chapter 6 "Earth's Green Mantle")

4.

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

5.

Those who enjoy _________ also lose when the fish population goes down. (from Chapter 9 "Rivers of Death")

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