NUTR 241B SAMPLE QUIZPLANT NUTRIENTS
Lo and behold, you find yourself at a cocktail party. The woman next to you declares, in a rather loud and tipsy voice, that she would never eat those little meatball appetizers because she fears E coli 0157H contamination. The man next to her responds that he’d much prefer the meatballs over the organic salad mix which was likely produced using raw manure. The tie-breaker waltzes over to the table – Acting FDA Commissioner Les Crawford. In a conspiratorial whisper, Les confides, don’t worry, it’s all been irradiated.
What is invalid about the woman’s protest?
What is invalid about the man’s protest?
What about Les’s irradiation claim?