Advanced Level Modules for Journeyman Advancement

Advanced Beekeeper Modules

The following modules are a requirement for the Journeyman Beekeeper level in the Midwest Master Beekeeper Program. Be sure to read and study all of the information given before taking the quiz. A minimum of 80% is required to pass each quiz. Quizzes can be taken numerous times in order to achieve a passing grade. The training and quiz menu items link directly to material found at the Texas A&M and University of Florida Master Beekeeping courses. Most of these questions will also pertain to Midwest honeybee beekeeping and are therefore provided to you as another tool for learning. We will update these guides as necessary and are working towards having our own guides soon.

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and ENTER YOUR NAME in the box provided. You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”). Bring the printed results of your passing grade to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

African Honey Bees Module

Read and study the information in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

NEW: African Honey Bees

  1. Bee-Proofing for Florida Citizens
  2. Frequently Asked Questions about the AHB in Florida
  3. What to do about AHB: A Consumer Guide
  4. AFBEE Program Website: about the bee

Click here to take the African Honey Bee Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

Pesticide Module

Read and study the information found in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

  1. Protecting Honey Bees from Pesticides
  2. NEW: Interpreting Pesticide Label Wording

Click here to take the Pesticide Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

Pests and Diseases Module

Read and study the information found in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

  1. Diseases and Pests of the Honey Bee
  2. Honey Bee Tracheal Mite
  3. Bee Louse
  4. Chalkbrood Recommendations
  5. Small Hive Beetle
  6. Varroa Mite
  7. Wax Moth

Click here to take the Pests and Diseases Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

Pollination Module

Read and study the information found in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

NEW: Pollination

  1. Pollination of Citrus by Honey Bees
  2. Florida Bee Botany
  3. Producing Pollen
  4. Sample Pollination Practice
  5. The Benefits of Pollen to Honey Bees

Click here to take the Pollination Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

Honey Judging Module

Read and study the information found in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

  1. Honey Judging and Standards
  2. Honey Show General Rules
  3. Welsh Judging Equipment
  4. Welsh Judging Method
  5. Welsh Judging Presentation
  6. Helpful Honey Show Hints

Click here to take the Honey Judging Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.

Social Wasps and Bees Module

Read and study the information found in the following links, then click the link to the 10 question quiz.

NEW: Social Wasps and Bees of Texas

  1. Yellowjackets and Hornets
  2. Megachilidae: Leafcutting Bees
  3. The Bumble Bees of Florida
  4. Large Carpenter Bees

Click here to take the Social Wasps and Bees Quiz

At the end of the quiz, click the “Print” button, and enter your name.  You will be then shown a printable summary of your quiz results; please print this page using whatever method your printer requires (usually accessing “File” then “Print”).  Bring the printed results page with your name on it to your next Master Beekeeper Exam.