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1

What is a bullock

Immature male cow

2

What is the average estrous cycle length in days for a cow

21 days

3

What is the average gestation length for a cow

283 days

4

What is a boar

Mature male pig
Or
Immature male pig

5

What is a barrow

Castrated male pig

6

What is a gilt

Immature female pig

7

What is the average estrous cycle for a pig

21 days

8

What is the gestation period of a pig

114 days

9

What is a ram

Mature male sheep

10

What is an ewe

Mature female sheep

11

What is a wether

Castrated male sheep
Or
Castrated male goat

12

What is a ram lamb

Immature male sheep

13

Ewe lamb

Immature female sheep

14

Average estrous cycle length for sheep

17 days

15

Gestation length for sheep

147 days

16

What is a stallion

Mature male horse

17

What is a mare

Mature female horse

18

What is a gelding

Castrated male horse

19

What is a colt

Immature male horse

20

Filly

Immature female horse

21

Average estrous cycle of horse

21 days

22

Gestation length of a horse

340 days

23

What is a buck

Mature male goat
Or
Mature male rabbit

24

What is a doe

Mature female goat
Or
Mature female rabbit

25

What is a buck kid

Immature male goat

26

What is a doe kid

Immature female goat

27

What is the average estrous cycle of a goat

21 days

28

What is the gestation period of a goat

150 days

29

What is the average estrous cycle of a rabbit

17 days

30

What is the gestation period of a rabbit

32 days

31

What is a Tom

Mature male cat

32

What is a gib

Castrated male cat

33

Average estrous cycle of cat

18 days

34

What is a castrate

Castrated male dog

35

What is a male dog called

Dog

36

What is a puppy dog / bitch

Immature male/female dogs

37

What is average estrous cycle of dogs

6 months

38

What is the gestation length of dogs

63 days

39

What is the name all the chicken things

Cock/rooster= mature male

Hen= mature f
Capon=castrated
Cockeral= immature m
Pullet=immature f

40

What is the gestation length of a chicken

21 day incubation

41

Which of the following are terms that describe an immature female?

Pullet
Colt
Gilt
Heifer

Pullet
Gilt
Heifer

42

When compared with dairy production in 1944, the current us dairy industry
A. Produces over 400% more milk per cow
B. Uses more feed/water per unit of milk produced
C. Has more cows
D. Has smaller carbon footprint

A, d
Question is looking for good things because dairy has improved a lot

43

Angus cattle...
A. Originated in Scotland
B. Are black/white
C. Members of the Bos indicus species
D. Are recognized for producing high quality beef

A, d

44

In Typical swine production facilities, pigs
A. Give birth by 1 year of age
B. Have 4 liters per year
C. Avg. about 10 pigs per litter
D. Weigh 270 lbs w/in 6 months of age

A,c,d

45

Which of the following are most common breeds in us
A. Quarter horse
B. Dorset sheep
C. Labrador retriever dogs
D. Hamp pigs

A, c

46

Ruminant animals
A. Have stomachs with 4 compartments
B. Utilize human inedible feed stuffs better than pigs/chickens
C. Generally less efficient at converting feed to body weight gain than monogastrics
D. Include cattle,sheep, goats

All

47

With regard to horses
A. Arabian is oldest breed
B. Clydesdales are most numerous draft horses in us
C. Their genus and species are Ovis Taurus and they belong to the suborder ruminata
D. Gestation length is 283 days similar to cattle

A

48

Which of the following statements regarding animal product consumption is true?
A. Projected to decrease in China over next decade but remain constant us
B. Accounts for 60% of human food protein in us
C. Provides 16% of human food energy and 36% of the human food protein worldwide
D. Beef is most consumed meat product world wide

B, c

49

Over past 10 year avg milk production per dairy cow has declined j. Us due to stress associated with modern production practices

False

50

Sheep tend to be seasonal breeders and are most fertile in October. Nov

True

51

On avg. us spends about 10% of their income on food. And this is lower %than ppl in the us spent in 1930. Animal products account for about half of this food expenditure

True