Folk Remedy Extracted From Captive Bears Stirs Furor in China New York Times

Folk remedy extracted from captive bears stirs furor

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Folk Remedy Extracted From Captive Bears Stirs Furor in China ( New York Times , 5/21/2013) Registration with The New York Times provides instant access to breaking news with NYTimes.com. To register, go to . Visit to review the current NYT Terms of Service. Part A When milking bears for bile, what organ is tapped? ANSWER: Correct Part B pancreas spleen gallbladder thyroid
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10/15/15, 2:59 PM Homework 5 - Conservation Biology Page 43 of 54 Why don't people interested in using bear bile opt for using a synthetic alternative? ANSWER: Correct Part C You are a scientist studying the effects of bear bile on various ailments. What does previous research lead you to believe your results will show? ANSWER: Correct Part D You are a zoologist focused on protecting the threatened species that provides most bear bile. What species is your focus? ANSWER: Correct The synthetic alternative is available only by prescription. The synthetic alternative is said to be less effective. The synthetic alternative is very expensive. A synthetic alternative has not been created. That bear bile is not an effective treatment for any ailment. That the effectiveness of bear bile as a treatment depends largely on how it is administered. That bear bile is an effective treatment for many ailments. You are unsure, as previous research has been inconclusive. sloth bear sun bear spectacled bear Asiatic black bear
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10/15/15, 2:59 PM Homework 5 - Conservation Biology Page 44 of 54 Part E Where do the bears providing the bile live? ANSWER: Correct Current Events: By 2047, Coldest Years May Be Warmer Than Hottest in Past, Scientists Say (New York Times, 10/9/2013) Read this New York Times article and then answer the questions. By 2047, Coldest Years May Be Warmer Than Hottest in Past, Scientists Say ( New York Times , 10/9/2013) Registration with The New York Times provides instant access to breaking news with NYTimes.com. To register, go to . Visit http: // to review the current NYT Terms of Service. Part A You are a geological engineer working on developing a means to sequester the greenhouse gas typically under the most scrutiny. Which of the following are you trying to control? ANSWER: Correct Part B This study suggests which of the following? ANSWER: the wild hygienic labs bear farms zoos chlorofluorocarbons carbon dioxide methane oxygen
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10/15/15, 2:59 PM Homework 5 - Conservation Biology Page 45 of 54 Correct Part C If this study is correct, which of the following locations will experience climate change departure the latest?
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