Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

PM - Quiz #3

Poultry management - Quiz #3, CAL POLY

Do not expose a replacement pullet to increasing day length during the period of 1 to ____ weeks of age. (different for Leghorn, Cornish, and turkey) Leghorn - 18 weeks Cornish - 20 wks Turkeys - 25 wks
In the first set of weeks for replacement pullets, the light exposure should be ____ or _____. Fixed, or decreasing
For broilers and turkeys, what restrictions should you follow to for lighting? Provide a day lenght that will maximize feed intake, body weight gains, yet minimize energy usage and flipovers.
How does the CP light broilers/ Wk 1 - 24 hours Wk 2-6: 12-16 hrs
What are the five benefits of using intermittent lighting programs? 1) decrease power/ energy usage 2) decrease feed consumption 3) Decrease cannibalism 4) decrease egg size %) ascetes (decrease)
How many footcandles used for sexual stimulation .5-1.0
Too much light will (2): Expensive power bill Promote cannibalism
Control light intensity by: Bulb wattage Dimmer
Photocells are: devices that turn lights on/off when sun goes down/up.
When buying bulbs, buy bulbs rated for higher/lower than normal voltage. HIGHER
120 volts will provide for how many hours. 130 volts? 120 volts: 750-1000 hours 130 volts: 3000 hours
What are the light intensity requirements of chickens, turkeys, and people. chickens: .5-1.0 Turkeys: 1.0 Humans: 7.0
Determine hours of light required: longest day of year +1 OR day length @18 weeks + 2
Created by: ahypnaro



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards