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What is the life cycle of most cereals?
Where does the leaf attach to the stem?
Where does an awn grow from?
By what process were non-shattering grains introduced into wheat
Horizontal stem above the ground
What makes up the floret?
This non-cereal grain belongs to the Polygonaceae family
Why is sorghum grown?
Until when was barley the predominant grain in Europe
Where is sugar cane native to?
How many chromosomes (n) does Emmer wheat have?
The bracts form what part of the grain?
Vertical stem
What percent of sugarcane is sugar?
What two things is bran rich in?
What is the name of the fruit of a grass?
Which wheat is the 'staff of life'
Who brought rice to Europe?
Where is sorghum popular?
What is the name of the process used to ensure uniformity of hybridization of seed corn?
Glumes surround what?
Monocots have leaves/flowers in multiple of?
Which two wheats are relevant for human consumption today
What is the common name for secale cereale
The aleurone layer and pericarp form what?
Indica type rice is also known as
Instead of petals, grass flowers have...
What are the parts of a grass leaf
What is the name for the stem scraps of sugar cane?
What is the grass family?
What makes brown rice brown?
What was the consequence of flour made before milling?
Lack of what vitamin causes beriberi?
Which two grains were hybridized to form triticale
The partial germination and drying of barley seeds is called what?
What process makes C3 plants unsuitable for high temperature regions
Which wheat is grown in areas of low rainfall?
What is the scientific name for barley
WHat type of wheat has toughened glumes and brittle rachis?
What provides fixed nitrogen for rice?
Rhizomes permit the formation of what?
Why is durum wheat good for pasta?
What is the name for the ancestor of maize?
What provides the energy for seed germination
What is the third crop in terms of caloric intake?
What two proteins make up gluten
What kind of root system do grasses have?
What are the 3 methods of cultivating rice?
What transfers starch to the embryo?
What makes up white flour
When did grasses evolve?
The embryo with the sheath
What 3 things does milling produce?
What is the name for the product of controlled anaerobic fermentation of undried grasses

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