Advantages and disadvantages of artificial insemination - SS3 Agriculture Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is one of the advantages of artificial insemination?

A

Lower cost

B

Reduced genetic diversity

C

Increased reproductive success

D

Limited timing flexibility

CORRECT OPTION: c
2

Which factor can be a disadvantage of artificial insemination?

A

Improved genetic diversity

B

Higher pregnancy rates

C

Risk of disease transmission

D

Lower success rates

CORRECT OPTION: d
3

Why is selective breeding easier with artificial insemination?

A

Because it reduces genetic diversity

B

Because it allows the use of high-quality semen

C

Because it requires less skilled personnel

D

Because it is less cost-effective

CORRECT OPTION: b
4

What is a health risk associated with artificial insemination?

A

Lower pregnancy rates

B

Reduced genetic diversity

C

Risk of infection or complications

D

Reduced cost

CORRECT OPTION: c
5

Which advantage of artificial insemination is especially useful in livestock breeding?

A

Increased reproductive success

B

Genetic improvement

D

Cost-effectiveness

CORRECT OPTION: d
6

What can overuse of artificial insemination with a limited pool of males lead to?

A

Increased genetic diversity

B

Reduced genetic diversity

C

Lower disease susceptibility

D

Lower pregnancy rates

CORRECT OPTION: b
7

Which personnel are required for performing artificial insemination?

A

Unskilled labor

B

Skilled technicians

C

Geneticists

D

 Veterinarians

CORRECT OPTION: b
8

What is a limitation of artificial insemination regarding timing?

A

It offers limited timing flexibility

B

It allows mating at any time

C

It is only suitable for nocturnal animals

D

It is more time-consuming than natural mating

CORRECT OPTION: a
9

How does artificial insemination contribute to genetic enhancement?

A

By reducing genetic diversity

B

By allowing the use of low-quality semen

C

By facilitating selective breeding

D

By increasing disease susceptibility

CORRECT OPTION: c
10

What is one cost associated with artificial insemination?

A

Reduced genetic diversity

B

Lower success rates

C

Skilled personnel requirement

D

Disease control

CORRECT OPTION: c
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