Test your comprehension of the Module 1 material.  For each question note which answer you think is correct.  When you have selected an answer for each of the questions click on the button for the answer key.

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Question 1

What is the purpose of the NPIP?

A. To reduce testing of poultry and still satisfy sate requirements of regulatory agencies

B. To inform Veterinarians about proper use of vaccinations and guarantee health for your flock

C. To certify that U.S. poultry and poultry products for interstate and international distribution are free of diseases

D. None of the above


Question 2

Which of the following diseases is NOT monitored by the NPIP?

A. Pullorum-Typhoid

B. Mycoplasma synoviae

C. Exotic Newcastle disease

D. Salmonella enteritidis

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Question 3

The official state agency for the NPIP in Indiana is the

A. Indiana State Poultry Association

B. Indiana State Board of Animal Health

C. Indiana State Department of Agriculture

D. Purdue Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory


Question 4

To participate in an Indiana exhibition (show), a bird must:

A. Originate from an NPIP-certified U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean flock within the past year

B. Have had a negative pullorum-typhoid test within 90 days preceding the exhibition

C. There are no special requirements for exhibiting birds in Indiana

D. Either A. or B. will allow a bird to participate in an Indiana exhibition

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Question 5

What type of bird is NOT required to achieve Pullorum-Typhoid Clean status in order to be exhibited?

A. Exhibition birds

B. Waterfowl, doves and pigeons

C. Game Birds

D. Commercial Birds