How Well Do You Know The Mango Fruit?

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How Well Do You Know The Mango Fruit?

Mangoes are juicy stone fruit (drupe) from numerous species of tropical treesbelonging to the flowering plant genus Mangifera, cultivated mostly for their edible fruit. The majority of these species are found in nature as wild mangoes. The genus belongs to the cashew family Anacardiaceae. Mangoes are native to South Asia, from where the "common mango" or "Indian mango", Mangifera indica, has been distributed worldwide to become one of the most widely cultivated fruits in the tropics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    HOW MANY VARIETIES OF MANGOES ARE KNOWN?
    • A. 

      Over 500 varieties of mangoes are known.

    • B. 

      Over 8000 varieties of mangoes are known.

    • C. 

      Over 40 varieties of mangoes are known.

    • D. 

      Over 10 varieties of mangoes are known.

  • 2. 
    MANGO TREES GROW TO _______ M.
    • A. 

      50-70M

    • B. 

      45-60M

    • C. 

      35–40 m

    • D. 

      30-45M

  • 3. 
    IT TAKES HOW MANY MONTHS FOR MANGO FRUIT FLOWERING TO RIPEN?
    • A. 

      2-3 months

    • B. 

      4-5 months

    • C. 

      1 -3 months

    • D. 

      6-7 mpnths

  • 4. 
    Mangoes are used to make the following except?
    • A. 

      Juices

    • B. 

      Smoothies

    • C. 

      Cake

    • D. 

      Ice cream

  • 5. 
     Mango contains a unique xanthonoid called _____________
    • A. 

      Mangiferin

    • B. 

      Mangnesia

    • C. 

      Neonlites

    • D. 

      Kitonin

  • 6. 
    The flavor of mango fruits is constituted by several volatile organic chemicals mainly belonging to terpene, furanone, lactone, and ______classes
    • A. 

      Ester

    • B. 

      Polypetide

    • C. 

      Turin

    • D. 

      Diasachride

  • 7. 
    Mangoes, because of their fiber and water content, help to prevent constipation and promote regularity and a healthy digestive tract.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      Disagree

  • 8. 
    Mango is rich in _________
    • A. 

      Fiber

    • B. 

      Fossil

    • C. 

      Follicle

    • D. 

      Fragrance jelly

  • 9. 
    Mango prevent cancer
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Disagree

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      Yes

  • 10. 
    Mango controls blood pressure
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      Maybe

    • D. 

      I don't know