Silent Spring Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

____________ provides the best ways to control insects, according to Carson. (from Chapter 15 "Nature Fights Back")

2.

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

3.

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

4.

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

5.

Chemical wielding __________ overlook the terrible flaws in their programs of blanket spraying. (from Chapter 7 "Needless Havoc")

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