kind of molecule is DDT and what is it that makes these molecules
(not just DDT) toxic?
are the other major groups of pesticides described by Carson in
chapter 3 and what are their basic properties (structure, function,
4 and 5 introduce the problems associated with pesticides in water
and soil, respectively. What are some of similarities and differences
she describes when comparing these problems in water and soil?
does the Gypsy Moth example in Chapter 10 describe the abuse and
mismanagement of pesticides? Give some specifics in your answer.
chapters 11, 14 and 16, describe three ways (one from each chapter)
the government agencies were neglectful in ensuring the public
of a chemical-safe environment.
are three alternatives to pesticides as described by Carson in