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is the name for the functional units of the kidney?
- Which breed from the Continental Class
has a German name but is thought to have originated in Holland?
watt bulb provides adequate light for 200 sq. ft. (18 square meters) of
- Who is
T. Schjelderup-Ebbe and what did he discover?
is gnotobiotics the study of?
A. germs and viruses effects on genetics
B. organisms raised in germ-free conditions
C. the infection rate of new pathogens
D. organisms immunological response to viruses
brooding poults, what is the rule of thumb with regard to reducing the
temperature on weekly basis?
is the difference between mammal and bird red blood cells?
_____ is a bacteria-resistant solution of sodium silicate and was used as
one method of egg preservation.
your local _____ regulations before starting to raise turkeys as some
towns prohibit keeping poultry.
animal has long been used to determine the vitamin content of foods?
person is known as the father of genetics.
Schjelderup-Ebbe provided the first scientific observation of social _____
in animal in 1935.
than anthrax, what disease did Louis Pasteur work with? Hint, it was a
A. Infectious bronchitis
B. Fowl cholera
C. Avian Influenza
Dam found that chicks fed a diet that was deficient in a certain nutrient
did not have good blood clotting capabilities. Why then was the vitamin he
discovered named K?
- In the
Continental Class, a spangle variety may be found in this breed.
breed of chicken was developed in Cuba?
that curl back toward the head is the remarkable trait for the _____breed
definition of this term is very broad. It is a functioning unit of the
anatomy, such as the skeletal, muscular, glandular, respiratory, and
breed of chicken was discovered in South America?
C. La Fleche
is the most commonly raised commercial variety of turkey?
B. Bourbon Red
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