The Botany of Desire Quiz

Michael Pollan
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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Where are the Monsanto headquarters located, according to Pollan's description in the book? (from Chapter 4)


According to the book, drugs that alter the user's perception of time and space are taboo because they disrupt the _______. (from Chapter 3)


The weedy _________ potatoes on the edges of Andean farms caused changes in the strains of potatoes which would grow. (from Chapter 4)


According to the book, the tulip is said to have the consciousness of _______, evoking clarity and order. (from Chapter 2)


The book suggests that the Ottoman ideal of tulip beauty was elegant, sharp, and ________. (from Chapter 2)

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