Cantaloupe Trivia Quiz

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Cantaloupe Trivia Quiz

The cantaloupe has a lot of other names it is called. In South Africa, it is called Spanspek. It is also known as the sweet melon or the musk melon. It can be eaten as fresh fruit, salad, or a dessert. Have you had a taste of this fruit? What else do you know about this fruit? Try this quiz out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which country was the name cantaloupe derived from? 
    • A. 

      Spain 

    • B. 

      Russia 

    • C. 

      France 

    • D. 

      USA

  • 2. 
    Which of these bacteria is found on the surface of cantaloupe? 
    • A. 

      Worms 

    • B. 

      Fungi 

    • C. 

      Sponges 

    • D. 

      Salmonella 

  • 3. 
    Who brought cantaloupe to America on a voyage to the new world? 
    • A. 

      Charles givens 

    • B. 

      Christopher Columbus 

    • C. 

      Alexander the great 

    • D. 

      Lee khan 

  • 4. 
    How many days does it take cantaloupe to develope? 
    • A. 

      10 days 

    • B. 

      90 days 

    • C. 

      50 days 

    • D. 

      60 days 

  • 5. 
    What is cantaloupe also known as? 
    • A. 

      Muskmelon 

    • B. 

      Cherry 

    • C. 

      Loupe 

    • D. 

      Muskogee 

  • 6. 
    Which of these country is most likely the origin of cantaloupe?
    • A. 

      Armania

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      South Africa 

    • D. 

      China 

  • 7. 
    When was cantaloupe first introduced to Europe? 
    • A. 

      1885

    • B. 

      1883

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1891 

  • 8. 
    What is the shape of cantaloupe? 
    • A. 

      Oblong 

    • B. 

      Sqaure

    • C. 

      Oval 

    • D. 

      Flat round 

  • 9. 
    Which of these families does cantaloupe belong to? 
    • A. 

      Cucuribitaceae

    • B. 

      Cariaca 

    • C. 

      Rosaceae 

    • D. 

      Mandoneae 

  • 10. 
    What is the scientific name for cantaloupe? 
    • A. 

      Carica Papaya 

    • B. 

      Culinary 

    • C. 

      Cucis Pupa 

    • D. 

      Cucumis Melo