Are You Food Policy Savvy?

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Are You Food Policy Savvy?

Where do you sit in terms of food policy expertise? Test your food policy knowledge and share to see how your friends and colleagues compare.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Codex Alimentarius Commission, was established in 1963 by?
    • A. 

      FAO and WHO

    • B. 

      U.S. and the UN

    • C. 

      World Bank

    • D. 

      European Union

  • 2. 
    Which country has laws banning GMOs?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Russia

    • C. 

      Argentina

  • 3. 
    Which state is voting on GMO labeling in this upcoming election?
    • A. 

      New York

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      Maryland

    • D. 

      Maine

  • 4. 
    Which of the following scenarios is not a potential outcome of the 2012 United States election?
    • A. 

      Republican president and republican majority congress

    • B. 

      Democratic president, republican majority house and democratic majority senate

    • C. 

      Democratic president and democratic majority congress

    • D. 

      Trick question – all can happen

  • 5. 
    Which nation recently announced a plan to consolidate the multiple agencies responsible for food safety under one umbrella?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      Japan

    • C. 

      Brazil

    • D. 

      Germany

  • 7. 
    Which of the following countries became a World Trade Organization member in 2012?
    • A. 

      Russian Federation

    • B. 

      Turkey

    • C. 

      Armenia

  • 8. 
    The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is the first major overhaul of the food safety legislation in more than how many years?
    • A. 

      10 years

    • B. 

      25 years

    • C. 

      50 years

    • D. 

      70 years

  • 9. 
    Which of these agencies are NOT part of the USDA?
    • A. 

      FSIS

    • B. 

      CDC

    • C. 

      NIFA

    • D. 

      ERS

  • 10. 
    Which of these products are NOT regulated by the USDA?
    • A. 

      Meat

    • B. 

      Poultry

    • C. 

      Egg Products

    • D. 

      Seafood