Quiz Bioengineering - (In class) Quiz #3 Genetics and...

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(In class) Quiz #3 Genetics and Bioengineering
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1. According to the article “Monsanto: The parable of sower”, Monsanto’s corn chipper technology is sought after by many farmers because of its ability to a. Reduce the costs of fertilizing farmland b. Identify the most promising seeds for planting c. More efficiently process harvested corn for products such as corn flour and corn syrup d. Grow corn in the absence of soil e. Decrease the amount of water needed to grow corn seeds
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2. According to the article “Monsanto: The parable of the sower”, Hugh Grant, the CEO of Monsanto, said the company’s new line of omega-3 rich crops is advantageous because: a. Omega-3 found in fruits and vegetables is more highly concentrated than levels found in supplements b. Omega-3 fatty acids are better absorbed in the body if they are ingested with the vitamins and minerals found in plants c. Consumers will now be able to choose a source of omega-3 that does not have the taste of fish d. Genetically incorporated omega-3 is much safer than traditional sources of the fatty acid e. None of the above
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This note was uploaded on 11/13/2011 for the course PB HLTH 116 taught by Professor Plotts during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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Quiz Bioengineering - (In class) Quiz #3 Genetics and...

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