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1. Ammonium nitrate decomposes into?

Solids
Gases
Vapor
Steam


2. George Washington Carver was an American botanist who introduced?

Cotton Gin
Peanuts
Crop Rotation
Bug Spray


3. Which one of the following is most likely to result in soil erosion?

Hedgerow Removal
Moles
Fencing
Rocky Soil


4. Who is the world's largest exporter of wheat?

Canada
France
Australia
United States


5. Pickles are made from which farm product?

Squash
Carrots
Cucumbers
Potatoes


6. The part of the onion plant that we eat is the?

Flower
Bulb
Seed
Roots


7. Potatoes grow?

On Bushes
In the Ground
Above Ground
On Trees


8. How many 1000 lb steers will the average American consume in a lifetime?

3
7
10
15


9. How many gallons of milk does a cow produce in one day?

1
3
5
7


10. What is the most consumed meat in the U.S?

Lamb
Pork
Beef
Chicken


11. The idea of a Future Farmers of America (FFA) program was proposed at Virginia Tech in what year?

1910
1920
1925
1955


12. In the United States, what is the second most popular fresh vegetable?

Carrots
Tomatoes
Lettuce
Potatoes


13. It takes how many hours for a hen to produce an egg?

24 to 26
30 to 32
10 to 12
36 to 38


14. There are over how many different types of bananas?

25
120
400
500


15. Pumpkins are what percent water?

50
75
90
99


16. The egg shell may have how many tiny pores over its surface?

4,000
8,000
14,000
17,000


17. Nearly how many people farm or ranch in the United States?

100,000
2,000,000
8,000,000
15,000,000


18. There are over how many varieties of wheat grown in the U.S.?

100
200s
300
400


19. Soil scientists have identified over how many kinds of soil in the United States?

70,000
100,000
110,000
125,000


20. It takes how many years for nature to create one inch of topsoil?

10
50
75
100