Genetic Roulette – Assignment #1

Genetic Roulette – Assignment #1

After viewing the video of Jeffery Smith’s video Genetic Roulette, please answer the following questions: REMEMBER, ALL QUESTIONS ARE TO BE INCLUDED, THEN PROVIDE THE ANSWER. IF THE QUESTIONS ARE NOT INCLUDED, I WILL TAKE 5 POINTS OFF THE FINAL GRADE.

  1. What are GMOs?
  2. How are they created?
  3. 3.  What is the current FDA policy?
  4. 4.  How long have GMOs been in the food supply?
  5. 5. What 5 foods are the most genetically modified?
  6. 6. Name 4 health conditions associated with eating GMO foods?
  7. 7. What is leaky gut?
  8. 8.   Why did Indian farmers commit suicide?  –> THIS ANSWER WAS EDITED OUT OF THE FILM

SEE IF YOU CAN FIND IT ONLINE.  EXTRA CREDIT 3 POINTS. DON’T FORGET TO PROVIDE THE REFERENCE FOR WHERE YOU GOT THE ANSWER FROM…OR LOSE 5 POINTS.

  1. 9.  What happened to livestock (cattle) when they consumed GMO cottonseed plants?
  2. 10.  What happened to livestock (pigs) when GMO foods were in the diet? What happened when the GMO foods were removed?
  3. 11. What happened to farm workers when they consumed GMO corn? What happened when the foods were removed?
  4. 12.  How does Round up Ready work to kill other non-GMO plants?
  5. 13. How does BT corn work to kill pests?
  6. 14. What happens to scientists who try to make public their concerns about GMO foods?
  7. 15. Name two ways consumers can protect themselves from GMO foods?