Economic botany of legumes

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Where was the soybean domesticated?
Name an industrial use for soybeans
Peanut: Genus species
Some Lima beans contain this chemical
Soybeans are second highest protein content after what other legume?
Nitrogen fixation turns N2 into what?
Where did peanuts originate?
When soybeans are cooked, what enzyme becomes inactivated?
How many cotyledons does a peanut have?
Monocot or dicot?
What is the family name for legumes?
Leucaena is not used for its pulse, but for what?
Tofu is made using boiled soymilk and what reagent?
Cowpeas and groundnuts are important staples in
Peas, lentils and chick peas originated where?
What are the root structures which house symbionts called?
Common bean: Genus species
What is used to keep the root area anaerobic to keep nitrogenase active?
Chick peas: Genus species
Lima bean: Genus species
What is the King of the Pulses?
The edible part of the plant is called?
An example of a legume tree?
The peanut fungus Aspergillus flavus makes what deadly chemicals?
Agricultural chemist, professor, philanthropist, inventor of the crop rotation method and introduced peanuts to the American South
What kind of symmetry do the flowers display?
Top 3 vegetable oils
A fungal secondary metabolite that is toxic to animals is called what?
Legumes have a symbiotic relationship with which bacteria?
Lentils: Genus species
Which Fabales has doubly compound flowers?
Peas: Genus species
The pulp remaining after straining soy milk is called?
What amino acid is higher in grains than beans?
Kidney, navy, black, green, string are all examples of what?
Common bean originated where?
An example of a legume forage plant?
Mixed cropping involves growing beans with what other crop?
Soybean: Genus species
Vicia faba originates from where?

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