What Do You Actually Know About Pumpkins?

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What Do You Actually Know About Pumpkins?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pumpkins are a part of which family?
    • A. 

      Nightshade

    • B. 

      Brassica

    • C. 

      Cucurbita

    • D. 

      Rosaceae

  • 2. 
    Galeux d'Eysines is a great cooking pumpkin that appears to have brown warts on its exterior. What causes these warts?
    • A. 

      A virus

    • B. 

      Cold temperatures

    • C. 

      Hot temperatures

    • D. 

      Sugar

  • 3. 
    Pumpkins have both female and male flowers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Growing gigantic pumpkins gets competative! What is the highest price ever paid for a single pumpkin seed that promised to yield a giant pumpkin?
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      500

    • C. 

      1200

    • D. 

      1600

  • 5. 
    Which of the following statements about pumpkins is incorrect
    • A. 

      Pumpkins thrive in warm temperatures

    • B. 

      Pumpkins thrive in sunny climates

    • C. 

      Pumpkins thrive in cold temperatures

    • D. 

      Pumpkins thrive in areas with long growing seasons

  • 6. 
    How many varieties of pumpkins does Hole's Greenhouses offer?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      23

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is NOT a pumpkin variety?
    • A. 

      Aladdin

    • B. 

      Kellogg's

    • C. 

      Full Moon

    • D. 

      Big Max

  • 8. 
    What is the minimum soil temperature pumpkins need to survive?
    • A. 

      11°C

    • B. 

      18°C

    • C. 

      25°C

    • D. 

      35°C

  • 9. 
    There was a pumpkin shortage the past two seasons (2015 & 2016). What caused this shortage?
    • A. 

      Disease

    • B. 

      Snow

    • C. 

      Rain

    • D. 

      Earthquake

  • 10. 
    What was Lois Hole's favourite pumpkin variety?
    • A. 

      Prizewinner

    • B. 

      Autumn Gold

    • C. 

      Jack-O-Lantern

    • D. 

      Atlantic Giant