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A sample with 100 mg of a pesticide, with a $LD_{50}$ of 10mg/kg is administered to a group of laboratory test animals with body weights of 10kg each.

Which of the following is the MOST likely result?


It would take 50 days for the animals to show symptoms of toxicity.


It will take a very long time for the animals to show symptoms of acute toxicity.


The pesticide can kill 50% of the people exposed to it.


50% of the test subjects will die if exposed to the pesticide.


Ten out of 50 animals will die.

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