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What Is the Green Revolution? - Definition, Benefits, and Issues

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Which of the following agricultural advances was NOT part of the Green Revolution?

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1. Why was Norman Borlaug awarded a Nobel peace prize?

2. Identify the appropriate definition for multiple cropping.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the Green Revolution. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include the agricultural advances of the revolution.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Benefits of synthetic herbicides
  • Energy consumption during the revolution
  • The definition of multiple cropping
  • Advances in agriculture that happened during the Green Revolution

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet can help you with the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the Green Revolution
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding multiple cropping
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the benefits of the Green Revolution

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the related lesson called, What Is the Green Revolution?- Definition, Benefits, and Issues. You can expect to learn the following in this lesson:

  • Identify the general characteristics of the Green Revolution
  • Define the term high-yield crops
  • Recognize the advances in agricultural technology during the revolution
  • Understand the benefits of the Green Revolution
  • Know the revolution's impact on society and the environment
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