How We Get Honey And Why We Need Bees

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Honey Quizzes & Trivia

This test will determine whether or not you have mastered the material in the How We Get Honey and Why We Need Bees Module.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There are many health advantages to be gained from including honey in your diet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Honey is used as:
    • A. 

      A healthy glue

    • B. 

      A cough suppressant

    • C. 

      An antioxidant

    • D. 

      A healing ointment

  • 3. 
    The nutritional value of honey is greatly influenced by the environment where the honey is produced.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Bees need flowers for food, but flowers do not need bees.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Before flowers can make seeds,
    • A. 

      they must be old enough.

    • B. 

      They must be pollinated.

    • C. 

      They must be tall.

  • 6. 
    Orange blossom honey tastes the same as honey made from jasmine nectar.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The production of honey actually begins when bees sting you.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Bees have a straw like tongue to suck nectar from flowers.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Bees have to visit between 2 to 3 flowers to fill their nectar stomachs.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The followuing are some steps in the production of honey:
    • A. 

      The hive bees chew the nectar to break it down into simple sugars

    • B. 

      Hive bees then spread this mixture into the comb

    • C. 

      Bees have to visit between 100 to 1500 flowers to fill their nectar stomachs.

    • D. 

      Worker bees return to the hives and give their nectar to the hive bees.

    • E. 

      Frames of combs are carefully lifted out of the hive

  • 11. 
    Bees have a life span of 3 years.   
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Some known dangers to bees are:    
    • A. 

      Pesticides

    • B. 

      Freezing weather

    • C. 

      Viruses

    • D. 

      Loss of home

    • E. 

      A knowledgeable beekeeper

  • 13. 
    Bees need:
    • A. 

      Pesticide free farms, crops and flowers

    • B. 

      A permanent home

    • C. 

      Availability of nectar flowers

  • 14. 
    Bees collect nectar
    • A. 

      From flowers

    • B. 

      Inside their special nectar stomachs

    • C. 

      As food

  • 15. 
    Bees collect pollen from flowers
    • A. 

      In pollen baskets on their legs

    • B. 

      In a special stomach

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