Breakfast Cereal Trivia - 2

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It’s time to answer some cool questions about Breakfast Cereal


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What cereal did Stephen Colbert offer Joe Lieberman to appear on his show?

    • A.

      Wheaties

    • B.

      Cocoa Puffs

    • C.

      Lucky Charms

    • D.

      Mueslix

    Correct Answer
    B. Cocoa Puffs
    Explanation
    Stephen Colbert offered Joe Lieberman Cocoa Puffs to appear on his show. This implies that Cocoa Puffs was the specific cereal mentioned or referenced in the context of the question.

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  • 2. 

    What is the name of the bee on the "Honey Nut Cheerios" box?

    • A.

      BeeBee

    • B.

      BurtBee

    • C.

      Honey

    • D.

      BuzzBee

    Correct Answer
    D. BuzzBee
    Explanation
    The correct answer is BuzzBee because BuzzBee is the name of the bee on the "Honey Nut Cheerios" box. This is a well-known fact and can be easily verified by looking at the packaging of the product.

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  • 3. 

    Before founding Kellogg's, in what type of facility did John Harvey Kellogg work?

    • A.

      Orphanage

    • B.

      Hospital

    • C.

      Factory

    • D.

      Sanitarium

    Correct Answer
    D. Sanitarium
    Explanation
    John Harvey Kellogg worked in a sanitarium before founding Kellogg's. A sanitarium is a medical facility that provides long-term care and treatment for patients with chronic illnesses or mental health conditions. This is significant because Kellogg's background in a sanitarium likely influenced his interest in health and nutrition, leading him to develop the famous Kellogg's cereal brand known for its focus on healthy eating.

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  • 4. 

    In "Pulp Fiction", which General Mills cereal does Eric Stoltz's character eat while on the phone?

    • A.

      Boo Berry

    • B.

      Franken Berry

    • C.

      Count Chocula

    • D.

      Fruit Brute

    Correct Answer
    D. Fruit Brute
    Explanation
    In the movie "Pulp Fiction", Eric Stoltz's character is seen eating Fruit Brute while on the phone.

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  • 5. 

    Known internationally as "Coco Pops", what U.S. cereal is a chocolate version of "Rice Krispies"?

    • A.

      Chocolate Krispies

    • B.

      Coco Krispies

    • C.

      Cocoa Krispies

    • D.

      Choco Krispies

    Correct Answer
    C. Cocoa Krispies
    Explanation
    Cocoa Krispies is the correct answer because it is known internationally as "Coco Pops" and is a chocolate version of "Rice Krispies." The word "cocoa" refers to the chocolate flavor, which distinguishes it from the original "Rice Krispies" cereal.

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  • 6. 

    What form did breakfast cereal take when it was first developed?

    • A.

      Puffed Rice

    • B.

      Wheat Rings

    • C.

      Plain Oats

    • D.

      Cereal Flakes

    Correct Answer
    D. Cereal Flakes
    Explanation
    Cereal flakes were the form that breakfast cereal took when it was first developed.

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  • 7. 

    What was cereal company founder Charles William Post when he was at the Battle Creek Sanitarium?

    • A.

      Janitor

    • B.

      Doctor

    • C.

      Patient

    • D.

      Chef

    Correct Answer
    C. Patient
    Explanation
    Charles William Post was a patient when he was at the Battle Creek Sanitarium. The question is asking about his role or position during his time at the sanitarium, and the answer indicates that he was receiving treatment as a patient rather than being employed there as a janitor, doctor, or chef.

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  • 8. 

    "Red River Cereal" is a brand of hot cereal made from what three ingredients?

    • A.

      Barley, Wheat And Brown Rice

    • B.

      Spelt, Kamut And Quinoa

    • C.

      Oats, Salt And Sugar

    • D.

      Wheat, Flax And Rye

    Correct Answer
    D. Wheat, Flax And Rye
    Explanation
    "Red River Cereal" is a brand of hot cereal made from wheat, flax, and rye. These three ingredients are used to create a nutritious and flavorful cereal. Wheat provides a hearty base, while flax adds a dose of omega-3 fatty acids and fiber. Rye adds a distinct flavor and additional fiber. Together, these ingredients make up the unique blend of "Red River Cereal" and contribute to its wholesome and satisfying qualities.

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  • 9. 

    One of the cereal character Cap'n Crunch's middle names is the last name of which explorer?

    • A.

      Magellan

    • B.

      De Leon

    • C.

      Vespucci

    • D.

      Columbus

    Correct Answer
    A. Magellan
    Explanation
    Cap'n Crunch is a fictional character who is known for his adventures at sea. The question asks for one of his middle names, which is the last name of an explorer. Magellan is the correct answer because Ferdinand Magellan was a famous explorer who is known for being the first to circumnavigate the globe. This suggests that Cap'n Crunch's middle name is a tribute to Magellan's adventurous spirit and exploration.

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  • 10. 

    Discontinued breakfast cereal "Croonchy Stars" featured which Muppets character?

    • A.

      The Swedish Chef

    • B.

      Kermit The Frog

    • C.

      Miss Piggy

    • D.

      Pierre The Rat

    Correct Answer
    A. The Swedish Chef
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Swedish Chef. "Croonchy Stars" was a discontinued breakfast cereal that featured The Swedish Chef, a Muppets character known for his comedic cooking segments. The cereal was introduced in the early 1990s and had star-shaped pieces that resembled the character's face. The Swedish Chef is known for his exaggerated Swedish accent and chaotic cooking style, making him a beloved and iconic Muppets character.

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  • 11. 

    "Post Toasties" is the Post version of what popular cereal?

    • A.

      Rice Krispies

    • B.

      Corn Flakes

    • C.

      Raisin Bran

    • D.

      Frosted Flakes

    Correct Answer
    B. Corn Flakes
    Explanation
    "Post Toasties" is the Post version of Corn Flakes. Corn Flakes is a popular cereal that was created by John Harvey Kellogg and his brother Will Keith Kellogg in the late 19th century. It is made from toasted flakes of corn, and it became a staple breakfast cereal for many people around the world. "Post Toasties" is a brand of corn flakes produced by the Post cereal company, which is a competitor to Kellogg's. Therefore, the correct answer is Corn Flakes.

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  • 12. 

    What is the breakfast cereal "Rice Krispies" called in Asia?

    • A.

      Rice Shapes

    • B.

      Rice Bubbles

    • C.

      Rice Stickers

    • D.

      Rice Poppers

    Correct Answer
    B. Rice Bubbles
    Explanation
    In Asia, the breakfast cereal "Rice Krispies" is called "Rice Bubbles." This name change may be due to cultural and marketing reasons, as the term "bubbles" may be more appealing or relatable to the Asian market. Additionally, the term "bubbles" could also describe the texture and sound that the cereal makes when milk is added, enhancing the overall eating experience.

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