Hort exam 1 and 2 - 1. Toxic substances tend to be...

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1. Toxic substances tend to be eliminated a. Cultivated food plants b. Wild plants 2. Seed dormancy is lost in a. Cultivated annuals b. Wild annuals 3. Discovery of agriculture is associated with which age? a. Precambrian b. Neolithic c. Iron Age d. Bronze Age e. Paleolithic 4. Silk production is associated with a. Judea b. Egypt c. China d. Fertile Crescent e. Babylonia 5. Spines and protective structures most common in a. Cultivated plants b. Wild plants 6. Vavilov has stated that the center of origin is the center of diversification. What does this statement mean and why is it important to horticulture? 7. The Ice Man is associated with which age? a. Bronze Age b. Iron Age c. Paleolithic
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d. Neolithic e. Precambrian 8. The phrase Gift of the Nile is associated with a. Babylonia b. Egypt c. China d. Fertile Crescent e. Judea 9. Briefly define in relation to the history of horticulture. Queen Hatchepsut: 10. Origin of Crop Plants (1882) was written by a. N.I. Vavilov b. Jack Harlan c. Charles Darwin d. Alphonse de candolle e. O.E. Frankel 11. Briefly define in relation to the history of horticulture. New Stone Age: 12. Hanging Gardens were in a. Babylonia b. China c. Egypt d. Fertile Crescent e. Judea 13. Briefly define in relation to the history of horticulture Seed Shattering:
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14. Briefly define in relation to the history of horticulture
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2010 for the course HORT 306 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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Hort exam 1 and 2 - 1. Toxic substances tend to be...

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