Chapter 13 Integrated Pest Management Essay

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A strong oily odor may indicate the presence of roaches. True or False
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True
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The main purpose of an integrated pest management (IPM) program is to control pests once they have entered the establishment. True or False
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False – Deny pests access to the establishment
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Stationary equipment should not be covered before applying pesticides since it gives pests a place to hide. True or False
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False – Cover equipment and food-contact surfaces that cannot be moved.
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Glue traps are used to prevent roaches from entering the establishment. True or False
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False – Glue traps should be used to find out what type of roaches might be present.
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Pesticides can be stored in food-storage areas if they are labeled properly and closed tightly. True or False.
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False – Store pesticides in a secure location away from areas where food, utensils, and food equipment are stored.
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Who should apply pesticides?
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C. Pest Control Operator
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Cockroaches typically are found in places that are
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D. Warm, moist, and dark
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What kind of odor is a sign that roaches might be present?
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A. Stroing, oily
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The three basic rules of an integrated pest management program are 1) deny pests access to the operation 2) ___________, and 3) work with a licensed PCO to eliminate pests that do enter.
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A. Deny pests food,water, and a nesting or hiding plase.
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After pesticides have been applied, food-contact surfaces should be
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C. washed, rinsed, and sanitized.
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If pesticides are stored in the operation, where should they be kept?
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A. In a secure location, away from food.

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