Cherry Trivia Quiz

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Cherry Trivia Quiz

The cherry is the fruit of many plants of the genus Prunus. Its fruits of commerce are most of the time obtained from cultivars of a limited number of species like the sweet cherry and sour cherry. So, how much do you know about this very popular fruit? Take our quiz and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To what subgenus do most cherries belong to?
    • A. 

      Cresus

    • B. 

      Fruictus

    • C. 

      Ceresus

    • D. 

      Plantea

  • 2. 
    From where are cherries believed to have been first exported from Europe?
    • A. 

      Naples

    • B. 

      Cyprus

    • C. 

      Kerasous, Greece

    • D. 

      Turkey

  • 3. 
    What's the name of the cultivated form of cherries?
    • A. 

      Black berry

    • B. 

      Muelberry

    • C. 

      Sweet cherry 

    • D. 

      Blue berry

  • 4. 
    Which cherry is used mainly for cooking?
    • A. 

      Sour cherry

    • B. 

      Sweet cherry

    • C. 

      Brown cherry

    • D. 

      Spicy cherry

  • 5. 
    What's the most common rootstock for cherries?
    • A. 

      Griselda and Massart

    • B. 

      Massart and Griselda

    • C. 

      Mozzard, and Malheb

    • D. 

      Mazzard, Mahaleb, colt and Griselda series

  • 6. 
    Which is the first visible pest in the growing season in cherries?
    • A. 

      The sour cherry aphid

    • B. 

      The red cherry aphid

    • C. 

      The black cherry aphid

    • D. 

      The sweet cherry aphid

  • 7. 
    What are the cherry trees most susceptible to?
    • A. 

      Uneadable fruits

    • B. 

      Bad fruits

    • C. 

      Bacterial canker, cytospora canker

    • D. 

      Fires

  • 8. 
    What was the world production of sweet cherries in 2014?
    • A. 

      2.25 million tonnes

    • B. 

      3 million tonnes

    • C. 

      1 million tonnes

    • D. 

      100,000 tonnes

  • 9. 
    Which country is known to produce up to 20% of cherries' world production?
    • A. 

      Morocco

    • B. 

      Greece

    • C. 

      Iran

    • D. 

      Turkey

  • 10. 
    What are the 3 major producers of cherries in the world?
    • A. 

      The USA, Iran, and Turkey

    • B. 

      Turkey, Iran, and Israel

    • C. 

      Italy, France, and the USA

    • D. 

      England, Italy, and Spain