Agriculture & Food Science Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements best describes genetic engineering?

Question 2 2. What effect does eating genetically engineered fruit have on our genes?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT an issue associated with genetic engineering?

Question 4 4. In agriculture, how has genetic engineering helped to manage unwanted insects?

Question 5 5. Which set of crops has been the primary focus of genetic engineering?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is an example of a cash crop?

Question 7 7. What type of farming involves goods being produced only for the consumption and survival of one's family group?

Question 8 8. What is commercialization in the context of agriculture?

Question 9 9. What do we call a corporately owned landholding, farmed and operated by large company?

Question 10 10. Would a single farmer in Greece and a large agribusiness both be considered practitioners of intensive agriculture? Why or why not?

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Question 11 11. What living organism makes the fermentation of beer a biotechnology?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is an example of a biotechnology made possible by gene sequencing?

Question 13 13. Antibiotics are compounds capable of killing bacteria. How is this a biotechnology?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT an example of an early biotechnology?

Question 15 15. When did biotechnology begin?

Agriculture & Food Science Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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