Long Ridge Stockman's Written Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    What it the "first milk" of a cow called?
    • A. 

      Lactaid

    • B. 

      Choloesterol

    • C. 

      Colostrum

    • D. 

      Oxytocin

  • 2. 
    A female pig that has never had piglets is called?
    • A. 

      Sow

    • B. 

      Gilt

    • C. 

      Cow

    • D. 

      Boar

  • 3. 
    Which term is used to prevent a disease?
    • A. 

      Anthelmintic

    • B. 

      Antibiotic

    • C. 

      Antifungal

    • D. 

      Vaccine

  • 4. 
    What do we call offering baby lambs or kidds grain while they are still nursing on their mothers?
    • A. 

      Flushing

    • B. 

      Creep Feeding

    • C. 

      Tube Feeding

    • D. 

      Nursing

  • 5. 
    Another word for a sow giving birth is?
    • A. 

      Birthing

    • B. 

      Gestation

    • C. 

      Farrowing

    • D. 

      Calving

  • 6. 
    What do you call a male sheep?
    • A. 

      Buck

    • B. 

      Bull

    • C. 

      Boar

    • D. 

      Ram

  • 7. 
    What is inflammation of the udder called?
    • A. 

      Lactation

    • B. 

      Mastitis

    • C. 

      Dermatitis

    • D. 

      Milk Fever

  • 8. 
    Which species is NOT a ruminant?
    • A. 

      Goat

    • B. 

      Sheep

    • C. 

      Cow

    • D. 

      Pig

  • 9. 
    What is another term for length of pregnancy?
    • A. 

      Gestation

    • B. 

      Lactation

    • C. 

      Pregnancy Toxemia

    • D. 

      Milk Fever

  • 10. 
    In which part of the reproductive tract of a female is it recommended to deposit semen when using artificial insemination?
    • A. 

      Vulva

    • B. 

      Vagina

    • C. 

      Cervix

    • D. 

      Uterus

  • 11. 
    What is a permanent form of identification?
    • A. 

      Livestock Marker

    • B. 

      Ear Tag

    • C. 

      Freeze Brand

    • D. 

      Paint Stick Marker

  • 12. 
    What scientific name refers to swine?
    • A. 

      Ovine

    • B. 

      Porcine

    • C. 

      Caprine

    • D. 

      Bovine

  • 13. 
    What is the length of the gestation period of a cow?
    • A. 

      115 Days

    • B. 

      150 Days

    • C. 

      260 Days

    • D. 

      285 Days

  • 14. 
    Which grain is highest in fiber?
    • A. 

      Oats

    • B. 

      Barley

    • C. 

      Wheat

    • D. 

      Corn

  • 15. 
    What is another term for "difficult birth"?
    • A. 

      Abortion

    • B. 

      Mastitis

    • C. 

      Dystocia

    • D. 

      Calving

  • 16. 
    In most ruminant rations, the Ca:P ratio should be?
    • A. 

      1:1

    • B. 

      1:2

    • C. 

      2:1

    • D. 

      3:1

  • 17. 
    What is the carcass from an old sheep called?
    • A. 

      Lamb

    • B. 

      Yoe

    • C. 

      Buck

    • D. 

      Mutton

  • 18. 
    How do you tell if a sheep carcass is  lamb or mutton?
    • A. 

      Teeth

    • B. 

      Break Joint

    • C. 

      Color of Muscle

    • D. 

      Taste

  • 19. 
    What do you call a castrated male pig?
    • A. 

      Boer

    • B. 

      Whether

    • C. 

      Boar

    • D. 

      Bear

  • 20. 
    What do you call a female sheep?
    • A. 

      Doe

    • B. 

      Ewe

    • C. 

      Gilt

    • D. 

      Sow

  • 21. 
    Feeding grain to flush ewes and does is done to_____________.
    • A. 

      Treat a disease

    • B. 

      Improve breeding performance in the Ram

    • C. 

      Increase lambing rate

    • D. 

      Prepare for shearing

  • 22. 
    Which hormone is responsible for male reproductive development?
    • A. 

      Progesterone

    • B. 

      Testosterone

    • C. 

      Estrogen

    • D. 

      Oxytocin

  • 23. 
    What is the hormone of pregnancy?
    • A. 

      Testosterone

    • B. 

      Estrogen

    • C. 

      Progesterone

    • D. 

      Prostaglandin

  • 24. 
    Which of the following would be a typical dressing percentage for a market hog?
    • A. 

      50%

    • B. 

      60%

    • C. 

      70%

    • D. 

      80%

  • 25. 
    What part of the female reproductive tract produces eggs?
    • A. 

      Ovary

    • B. 

      Oviduct

    • C. 

      Uterus

    • D. 

      Cervix

  • 26. 
    What mineral is extremely toxic to sheep?
    • A. 

      Copper

    • B. 

      Phosphorus

    • C. 

      Calcium

    • D. 

      Iron

  • 27. 
    How long is a sheep pregnant?
    • A. 

      3 Months

    • B. 

      4 Months

    • C. 

      5 Months

    • D. 

      6 Months

  • 28. 
    . The time between when a drug is administered and the animal can safely be sold for slaughter is called:
    • A. 

      Waiting Period

    • B. 

      Withdrawl Period

    • C. 

      Safety Period

    • D. 

      Medical Period

  • 29. 
    . The normal presentation for a lamb or calf during birth is
    • A. 

      Head First

    • B. 

      Back Feet First

    • C. 

      Head and Both Front Feet First

    • D. 

      Head and One Front Foot

  • 30. 
    What does a cow's colostrum contain that makes it essential to the newborn calf's developing immune system?
    • A. 

      Antibiotics

    • B. 

      Antibodies

    • C. 

      Antigens

    • D. 

      Fat