Have You Eaten Or Tasted Peach Before?

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Have You Eaten Or Tasted Peach Before?

The Kunlun Shah mountains were the first to cultivate peach, they domesticate it as well; an edible juicy fruit that is also referred as the nectarine. You’ll definitely enjoy this quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Peach is a deciduous tree native to the region of?  
    • A. 

      Northwest China

    • B. 

      Southwest China

    • C. 

      Southeast China

    • D. 

      Eastern China

  • 2. 
    Peach bears an edible juicy fruit called a peach or a?  
    • A. 

      Nectarine

    • B. 

      Nectarine

    • C. 

      Pouch

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    The specific epithet persica refers to its widespread cultivation in?  
    • A. 

      Russia

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Persia

    • D. 

      India

  • 4. 
    It belongs to the genus Prunus which includes the?  
    • A. 

      Cherry

    • B. 

      Apricot

    • C. 

      Almond

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Peach is classified with the almond in the subgenus?  
    • A. 

      Amygdalus

    • B. 

      Grounchy

    • C. 

      Almond

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Peach nectarines are characterized by the absence of fruit-skin?  
    • A. 

      Tritate

    • B. 

      Nitrate

    • C. 

      Trichomes

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Genetic studies suggest nectarines are produced due to a recessive?  
    • A. 

      Allel

    • B. 

      Fruit

    • C. 

      Allele

    • D. 

      Flower

  • 8. 
    There are various heirloom varieties, including the?  
    • A. 

      Asia peach

    • B. 

      Indian peach

    • C. 

      Europe peach

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The scientific name persica, along with word ‘peach’ itself and its cognates in many?  
    • A. 

      Asia language

    • B. 

      African language

    • C. 

      Latin language

    • D. 

      European languages

  • 10. 
    The scientific name, prunus persica, literally means?  
    • A. 

      Persian plum

    • B. 

      Asian plum

    • C. 

      European plum

    • D. 

      None of the above