Do You Know About Breakfast Cereal?

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Do You Know About Breakfast Cereal? - Quiz

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  • 1. 

    For which breakfast cereal is Wendell the mascot?

    • A.

      Cinnamon Toast Crunch

    • B.

      Corn Pops

    • C.

      Corn Flakes

    • D.

      Cookie Crisp

    Correct Answer
    A. Cinnamon Toast Crunch
    Explanation
    Wendell is the mascot for Cinnamon Toast Crunch because it is stated in the question.

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  • 2. 

    Which off-shoot of "Cinnamon Toast Crunch" breakfast cereal was taken off the market in 2006?

    • A.

      Beef Toast Crunch

    • B.

      Peanut Butter Toast Crunch

    • C.

      Chocolate Toast Crunch

    • D.

      French Toast Crunch

    Correct Answer
    B. Peanut Butter Toast Crunch
    Explanation
    Peanut Butter Toast Crunch was taken off the market in 2006.

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  • 3. 

    Which is not an ingredient in "Fruit 'n Fibre" breakfast cereal marketed in the U.K.?

    • A.

      Apple

    • B.

      Raisin

    • C.

      Coconut

    • D.

      Lemon

    Correct Answer
    D. Lemon
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Lemon. This is because lemon is not typically included as an ingredient in the "Fruit 'n Fibre" breakfast cereal marketed in the U.K. The cereal typically includes fruits such as apple, raisin, and coconut, but lemon is not a common ingredient in this particular cereal.

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  • 4. 

    What is the breakfast cereal "Postum"?

    • A.

      Early Puffed Rice

    • B.

      Heated Oats

    • C.

      Shredded Wheat Substitute

    • D.

      A Hot Cereal Drink

    Correct Answer
    D. A Hot Cereal Drink
    Explanation
    Postum is a breakfast cereal that is not made from grains like rice or oats, nor is it a shredded wheat substitute. Instead, it is a hot cereal drink. Postum is a caffeine-free alternative to coffee and is made from roasted wheat, bran, and molasses. It was popular in the early 20th century as a coffee substitute and is still available today.

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  • 5. 

    Created in 1863, what is credited as being the first breakfast cereal?

    • A.

      Granula

    • B.

      Branola

    • C.

      Mueslix

    • D.

      Granola Crunch

    Correct Answer
    A. Granula
    Explanation
    Granula is credited as being the first breakfast cereal. It was created in 1863, making it the earliest known cereal.

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  • 6. 

    The Kellogg's "Rice Krispies" gnomes began their movie/commercial career fighting against whom?

    • A.

      Soggy, Mushy And Toughy

    • B.

      Soupy, Soppy And Sinker

    • C.

      Sloppy, Squishy And Shriveled

    • D.

      Sloshie, Squashy And Wimpy

    Correct Answer
    A. Soggy, Mushy And Toughy
    Explanation
    The Kellogg's "Rice Krispies" gnomes began their movie/commercial career fighting against Soggy, Mushy And Toughy.

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  • 7. 

    "Franken Berry" cereal is flavored like which berry?

    • A.

      Blueberry

    • B.

      Strawberry

    • C.

      Raspberry

    • D.

      Grape

    Correct Answer
    B. Strawberry
    Explanation
    "Franken Berry" cereal is flavored like strawberry. This can be inferred from the name of the cereal, which includes the word "berry." Additionally, Franken Berry cereal has a distinct pink color, which is often associated with strawberry-flavored foods.

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  • 8. 

    Because it goes stale faster than most, what cereal is packed in a unique kind of bag?

    • A.

      Sugar Smacks

    • B.

      Rice Krispies

    • C.

      Rice Chex

    • D.

      Corn Pops

    Correct Answer
    D. Corn Pops
    Explanation
    Corn Pops is packed in a unique kind of bag because it goes stale faster than most cereals. The unique bag is designed to keep the cereal fresh for a longer period of time, preventing it from becoming stale quickly.

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  • 9. 

    Which 1983 cereal was created as a result of the sugar backlash of the early 80's?

    • A.

      Halfsies

    • B.

      Cookie Crisp

    • C.

      Frosted Flakes

    • D.

      Toasty O's

    Correct Answer
    A. Halfsies
    Explanation
    Halfsies is the correct answer because it was created in response to the sugar backlash of the early 80's. This implies that Halfsies likely contains less sugar compared to other cereals from that time period.

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  • 10. 

    What has not been a name under which "Corn Pops" have been sold?

    • A.

      Sugar Pops

    • B.

      Sugary Pops

    • C.

      Sugar Corn Pops

    • D.

      Pops

    Correct Answer
    B. Sugary Pops
    Explanation
    The name "Sugary Pops" has not been used to sell "Corn Pops". The other options, "Sugar Pops", "Sugar Corn Pops", and "Pops", have all been used as names for the product.

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  • 11. 

    From 1974 to 1982, a cereal named "Fruit Brute" featured what monster on its box?

    • A.

      A Sea Monster

    • B.

      A Werewolf

    • C.

      A Golum

    • D.

      A Mummy

    Correct Answer
    B. A Werewolf
    Explanation
    From 1974 to 1982, the cereal "Fruit Brute" featured a werewolf on its box. This suggests that the cereal was likely themed around monsters or horror. The werewolf, being a classic monster, would have been a fitting choice to appeal to the target audience and create an engaging and memorable packaging design.

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  • 12. 

    Which character couldn't keep Sugar Bear away from their Post "Sugar Crisp" cereal?

    • A.

      Sugar Crisp Crook

    • B.

      Grannie Goodwitch

    • C.

      Sugar Crisp Fox

    • D.

      Brother Bear

    Correct Answer
    B. Grannie Goodwitch
    Explanation
    Grannie Goodwitch couldn't keep Sugar Bear away from their Post "Sugar Crisp" cereal. This implies that Grannie Goodwitch tried to prevent Sugar Bear from consuming the cereal, but was unsuccessful in doing so.

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  • 13. 

    What cereal does Calvin of "Calvin and Hobbes" eat?

    • A.

      Frosted Flakes

    • B.

      Sugar Smacks

    • C.

      Cinnamon Toasted Sugar Pops

    • D.

      Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs

    Correct Answer
    D. Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs
    Explanation
    In the comic strip "Calvin and Hobbes," Calvin is known for his love of Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs cereal. This cereal is often depicted as being incredibly sugary and unhealthy, which aligns with Calvin's mischievous and adventurous personality. The cereal is a recurring theme in the comic strip and serves as a humorous representation of Calvin's wild imagination and disregard for rules and healthy eating habits.

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  • 14. 

    What year was breakfast cereal first introduced, under the brand name "Granula"?

    • A.

      1863

    • B.

      1958

    • C.

      1625

    • D.

      1940

    Correct Answer
    A. 1863
    Explanation
    In 1863, breakfast cereal was first introduced under the brand name "Granula". This means that it was the first year when a cereal product was commercially produced and marketed under this specific brand name.

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  • 15. 

    Which of the following was not an original flavor of "Trix" cereal?

    • A.

      Grape

    • B.

      Raspberry

    • C.

      Lemon

    • D.

      Orange

    Correct Answer
    A. Grape
    Explanation
    The original flavors of "Trix" cereal were Raspberry Red, Lemon Yellow, and Orange Orange. Grape was not one of the original flavors.

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