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Agriculture Content Test
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Which of the following is the most difficult for a farmer to change?
USDA Farm Service with regards to whom loans are given?
USDA can give family farm loans
During the winter months chickens need to be supplemented with what to continue adequate production?
Chickens need 14-17 hours of light in the Winter, which may need supplemented
What is the most beneficial outcome of GMO use?
Less pesticide use
What is the best way to store fruits?
Climate control room
Which is a primary consumer in a soybean field out of mushroom, toad, soybean and aphid
What is the best management practice to follow when applying manure to a field?
Planting cover crops into the manure
What best describes the function of abscisic acid?
Plant hormone - stress - bud dormancy
What is true about a partnership
Both partners are liable for debts
A compression test may reveal which of the following on a 4-cycle engine?
Worn Piston Ring
What type of relationship does the rhizobium have with legumes?
What is the goal of Indiana Career Pathways?
Aligned sequence of secondary and post secondary courses leading to an industry that are high-wage and high-demand in Indiana
In regards to a closed system aquaculture, which is the most dangerous?
High levels of nitrates
What is the Fair Trade Law and how do they affect business transactions?
Allows manufacturers the right to specify minimum retail price of a commodity good for small business
Which breed of pigs is red, floppy eared, and efficient?
Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point
Which disease in swine would warrant insecticide use?
What does gel electrolysis do?
Separates mixtures of DNA, RNA, and Proteins
What is polyploidy?
more than two paired sets of chromosomes
What is the best strategy to use with regards to collaborative learning?
Encourage talking and consulting with each other, have each identify specific roles and responsibilities
What is the difference between a select and choice grade of meat?
Select is the lowest grade sold at retail, less juicy and tender because it's leaner
What is the main goal of a state park?
Allows animals to stay in their natural habitat with little human interaction
What is the most important safety procedure to adhere to while a PTO (Power Take-Off?) is running?
Proper shields, don't step over it if it is on, safety decals, secured hair, don't work on it while it is running
Which hand tool is best for creating a smooth rounded edge in wood?
Mixture of Saltwater and Fresh Water
What is the most effective way for a company to educate it's consumers about a product?
The anatomy of a horse's forelimb is most related to?
A human forearm with an ulna and radius
What are conservation Easements?
Conservation Easements take and use land by government for environment benefits, choose the one dealing with wildlife
What is the difference between mitosis and meiosis?
Meiosis results in haploid daughter cells
A combination of drugs containing penicillin is given to which
Penicillin treats bacteria
How can you prevent air bubbles in the stem of a plant?
Cut flowers under water
What is the order for flower fertilization?
Microbes in the digestive tract of ruminants help them to efficiently digest..?
When a company prices a new product at an introductory price the strategy is?
What is the function of a gizzard?
Most important safety procedure when using a line trimmer
Be aware of foreign objects
What is a break in metal working?
Bending of sheet metal
What is the best benefit to using CASE curriculum?
Aligns with National Standards
Which is a management practice that replaces a non-renewable resource with a renewable one
Using a cover crop instead of Nitrogen fertilizer
Tracheids are analogous with which plant component?
What is the best way to get employees to embrace new changes in the work place?
Vote for change before it is approved, have them implement it before enforcing it
How do consumers in a short distribution chain benefit versus being in a long distribution chain?
Products arrive faster and fresher
In 1978 a genetic success yielded the development of..?
What was a mid-1800's invention that is most important to Indiana Agriculture?
In a dihybrid cross (Rr Tt, Rr Tt) how frequently does a homozygous recessive progeny occur (rr tt)?
What is the most common form of nitrogen used by plants?
nitrate (NO3) or ammonium (NH4)
What example best exemplifies an entrepreneurship SAE?
Growing herbs and spices and selling them to a local restaurant
DNA is made up of
Triplet bases comprise which of the following
Consumption of raw eggs may cause
Bacteria is used to increase levels of this hormone for milk production?
Bt is used as an alternative for pesticides to control what?
What is the primary benefit to using cuttings from a mother plant versus seedlings
Characteristics are carried over
Fish living in waters with heavy metal concentrations may have
High mercury levels
A greenhouse manager notices that his tomato plants have blackened and pinched at the base of the stem what could have been done to prevent this?
Using embryo transfer can increase production in cattle by?
Allowing the surrogate mothers to increase number of pregnancies at a given time.
Deep litter management in laying hens is used to?
Use manure as natural heat
What is the main goal of a state park manager?
To balance preservation of the natural habitat and human usage wants or To allow natural processes to continue as undisturbed as possible
Industrial waste in waterways may lead to illnesses linked to
High Mercury levels
What is the main purpose of FFA?
leadership, self confidence
What are the three components to Agricultural Education?
Information, Experience, Skills (Instruction, FFA, SAE is not a direct answer choice)
With regards to plant acquisition, what are the most likely sources of Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen? (matching question)
C-air O-air & water H-water
What is the principle behind a HACCP plant?
Identifying points where hazards can occur
What is the greatest social concern when giving antibiotics in feed?
When purchasing a greenhouse for business, what should be done first?
Make a business plan
A plant manager notices lacking performance in one area of his factory. He addresses the appropriate employees and sites the consequences of continued poor performance. This management act best exemplifies?
Indiana hogs now compared to 50 years ago are.
Purple leaves on a plant indicate
Fertilizer that has twice the potassium as nitrogen
Bioremediation was used to
Clean up an oil spill
Lyme disease comes from
What crop's demand is influenced by an increase in oil price?
Corn for Ethanol
What is the danger in placing fertilizer in row (Banding) versus broadcasting and working into the soil?
less efficient, may not get to the roots
Law that made vocational Ag possible
What would cause a build up of salt in a field
For which crop would a swather be used instead of a combine
Hay (other options were soybeans, barley and oats)
Why are contaminates in large lakes and aquifers worst than small ponds and creeks.
They take longer to fill back up
Why to country put tariffs on American imports
To protect their country's producers?
Which would happen when there is a leak in a hydraulic break line?
Petal will go all the way to the floor
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