Silent Spring Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 73 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.

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

3.

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

4.

The business of chemical _______ is booming because people approach plant life without thinking about any perspective but their own immediate desires. (from Chapter 6 "Earth's Green Mantle")

5.

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

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