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Chemicals and the Green Revolution

APHUG-EKE43A

Which benefit of the Green Revolution is MOST attributed to the use of chemicals?

A

Chemicals made it possible to grow more crops on the same amount of land with less effort.

B

Chemicals allowed farmers to grow two or more crops throughout the year on the same field.

C

Chemicals were used to alter seeds so they would yield more output per seed.

D

Chemicals in herbicides and pesticides supplied crops with more nutrients and prevented diseases.

E

Chemicals used in the creation of high yield seeds helped reduce the damage to crops caused by wind.