$R8BW792 - Questions from Agriculture 1. Which statement...

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Questions from “Agriculture” 1. Which statement correctly describes hunting and gathering? A) All humans obtained their food this way before the invention of agriculture. B) It is a form of nomadism. C) This form of agriculture is still practiced. D) all of the above 2. The cultivation of plants by cutting stems and dividing roots is A) sawah. B) seed agriculture. C) subsistence agriculture. D) vegetative planting 3. In the Eastern Hemisphere, seed agriculture probably originated in all but which of the following? A) western India B) northern China C) Ethiopia D) Southwest Asia
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4. Commercial agriculture is distinguished from subsistence agriculture by all but which of the following? A) low percentage of farmers in the labor force B) farm size C) heavy use of machinery D) output consumed on the farm 5. In the United States many farms are integrated into a large food production industry. This is known as A) agribusiness. B) commercial farming. C) food processing. D) mechanized farming. 6. Ranching has declined in the southwestern United States primarily because A) crops yield more income per area. B) the predominant breed of cattle has changed. C) long-distance cattle drives are no longer practical. D) the region lacks adequate water supplies.
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7. Which is not a form of subsistence agriculture? A) Mediterranean B) shifting cultivation C) pastoral nomadism D) All of the above are forms of subsistence agriculture. 8. The type of agriculture practiced on a commercial farm
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