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Animal Science Study Guide

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This Animal Science Study Guide course offers students a supplemental classroom resource that can clarify the animal breeding, nutrition and health topics covered in class. Casual learners can also use this course to boost their knowledge of key animal science topics.
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Ch 1. Overview of Animal Science {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47813].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Animal Contributions to Humans Pre-20th Century Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47814].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47814].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Contributions of Animals to Humans: 1950s to the Present Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Settled Agriculture: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3950].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3950].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Farming, Ranching & Gardening in Most-Developed Countries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29878].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29878].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Overview of the Poultry & Livestock Industries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Livestock Production Management {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47817].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Feed & Manage Beef Cattle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How to Feed & Manage Dairy Cattle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Feed & Manage Swine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47820].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47820].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Feed & Manage Sheep & Goats Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Feed & Manage Horses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How to Feed & Manage Poultry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Management of Animal Products {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47824].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Market Grades of Livestock & Poultry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Market Classes & Grades of Eggs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Animal Transport & Abattoir Operations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Meat Inspection Act of 1906 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Harmful Bacteria in Farm Animal Production Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47828].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47828].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Cleaning & Sanitation Concerns in Animal Production Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47829].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47829].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Market & USDA Inspection Process for Egg & Meat Products Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47831].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47831].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - What Is Pasteurization? - Definition & Common Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Milk & Dairy Production Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47832].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47832].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Wool & Other Fiber Production Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Animal Health & Reproduction {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47834].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Preventing & Treating Health Issues in Farm Animals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47835].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47835].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Social Behavior: Agonistic, Dominance Hierarchies, & Territoriality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Breeding Farm Animals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Inbreeding: Definition and Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Genetics: Heredity, Traits & Chromosomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How Nutrition Affects Farm Animal Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Ear Mites in Dogs: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Ear Mites in Cats: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Ear Mites in Rabbits: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[376855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Issues in Animal Agriculture {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47838].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Sustainable Agriculture? - Definition, Benefits and Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Problems in Agriculture: Loss of Land and Decreased Varieties Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Protecting Private Rangelands: Conservation Easements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10586].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10586].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Biotechnology in Animal Agriculture: Definition, Issues & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Animal Welfare: Definition & Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47840].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47840].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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