Do You Like Breakfast Cereal?

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  • 1. 

    Which of these describes "kasha", a typical breakfast cereal in Russia?

    • A.

      Semolina Porridge

    • B.

      Rice Porridge

    • C.

      Cocoa Puffs

    • D.

      Corn Flakes

    Correct Answer
    A. Semolina Porridge
    Explanation
    Kasha is a traditional breakfast cereal in Russia that is made from semolina. Semolina is a type of wheat flour that is coarsely ground. It is cooked with water or milk to create a creamy porridge-like consistency. Kasha is often served hot and can be flavored with various ingredients such as butter, sugar, or fruits. It is a popular and nutritious breakfast option in Russia.

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  • 2. 

    What Kellogg's puffed breakfast cereal was introduced to the American market in the 1930's?

    • A.

      Shreddies

    • B.

      Kix

    • C.

      Corn Pops

    • D.

      Shredded Wheat

    Correct Answer
    B. Kix
    Explanation
    Kix is the correct answer because it was introduced to the American market in the 1930s. Shreddies, Corn Pops, and Shredded Wheat were not introduced until later years, making them incorrect options.

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  • 3. 

    For what cereal was King Ayummayumma the mascot?

    • A.

      Quaker Tropical Tutties

    • B.

      Ralston Fruit Islands

    • C.

      Kellogg's Hawaiian Delight

    • D.

      Post Lava Crunchers

    Correct Answer
    B. Ralston Fruit Islands
    Explanation
    King Ayummayumma was the mascot for Ralston Fruit Islands cereal.

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  • 4. 

    Which company makes "Raisin Bran"?

    • A.

      General Mills

    • B.

      Procter And Gamble

    • C.

      Post

    • D.

      Kellogg's

    Correct Answer
    C. Post
    Explanation
    Post is the correct answer because Post is the company that makes "Raisin Bran". Raisin Bran is a popular brand of cereal that is produced and marketed by Post.

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  • 5. 

    What cereal is often credited with being the first product to offer coupons?

    • A.

      Wheaties

    • B.

      Total

    • C.

      Grape-Nuts

    • D.

      Corn Flakes

    Correct Answer
    C. Grape-Nuts
    Explanation
    Grape-Nuts is often credited with being the first product to offer coupons. This cereal brand, created by C.W. Post in the late 19th century, introduced the concept of coupons as a marketing strategy to encourage customers to try their product. The use of coupons proved to be successful in increasing sales and attracting new customers, leading other companies to adopt this promotional technique.

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  • 6. 

    Which Freakie was added to the roster when "Freakies" cereal was re-released?

    • A.

      Hamhose

    • B.

      Boss Moss

    • C.

      Grumble

    • D.

      Tooter

    Correct Answer
    D. Tooter
    Explanation
    Tooter was added to the roster when "Freakies" cereal was re-released.

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  • 7. 

    Sonny, the "Cocoa Puffs" cereal mascot, is what kind of bird?

    • A.

      Pigeon

    • B.

      Cuckoo

    • C.

      Parrot

    • D.

      Dodo

    Correct Answer
    B. Cuckoo
    Explanation
    Sonny, the "Cocoa Puffs" cereal mascot, is a cuckoo bird. The cuckoo bird is known for its distinctive call, which is often associated with the phrase "cuckoo." This bird is commonly found in Europe and Asia and is known for its unique behavior of laying its eggs in the nests of other bird species. Sonny's portrayal as a cuckoo bird aligns with the playful and energetic nature of the "Cocoa Puffs" cereal.

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  • 8. 

    Though high in fiber, the use of palm oil makes "Cracklin' Oat Bran" also high in what?

    • A.

      Saturated Fat

    • B.

      Cholesterol

    • C.

      Trans Fat

    • D.

      Folic Acid

    Correct Answer
    A. Saturated Fat
    Explanation
    Palm oil is known for its high saturated fat content. Therefore, the use of palm oil in "Cracklin' Oat Bran" makes it high in saturated fat.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following cereals was introduced first?

    • A.

      Cheerios

    • B.

      Wheaties

    • C.

      Corn Flakes

    • D.

      Shredded Wheat

    Correct Answer
    D. Shredded Wheat
    Explanation
    Shredded Wheat was introduced first among the given cereals.

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  • 10. 

    Which company produces many private label and store brands of generic cereals?

    • A.

      Malt-O-Meal

    • B.

      Post

    • C.

      Kellogg's

    • D.

      General Mills

    Correct Answer
    A. Malt-O-Meal
    Explanation
    Malt-O-Meal is the correct answer because it is known for producing many private label and store brands of generic cereals. They offer a wide range of cereal options under different brand names, catering to various retailers and their private label requirements. This makes Malt-O-Meal a popular choice for those looking for affordable and generic cereal options.

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  • 11. 

    What was the original name for "Post Toasties" cereal when first made by General Mills in 1904?

    • A.

      Post Breakfast Flakes

    • B.

      Manna Flakes

    • C.

      Breakfast Flakes

    • D.

      Elijah's Manna

    Correct Answer
    D. Elijah's Manna
    Explanation
    The original name for "Post Toasties" cereal when first made by General Mills in 1904 was Elijah's Manna.

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  • 12. 

    What is the name of the nemesis of cereal mascot "Cap'n Crunch"?

    • A.

      Jean Laffite

    • B.

      William Dampier

    • C.

      Anne Bonny

    • D.

      Jean LaFoote

    Correct Answer
    D. Jean LaFoote
    Explanation
    Jean LaFoote is the correct answer because he is the nemesis of cereal mascot "Cap'n Crunch." Jean LaFoote is a pirate character who is always trying to steal Cap'n Crunch's cereal. He is known for his sneaky and cunning nature, making him the perfect adversary for the Cap'n.

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  • 13. 

    Which cereal features a mascot who has dual personalities?

    • A.

      Frosted Mini Wheats

    • B.

      Honey Smacks

    • C.

      Cocoa Krispies

    • D.

      Lucky Charms

    Correct Answer
    A. Frosted Mini Wheats
    Explanation
    Frosted Mini Wheats features a mascot named "Mini Wheat" who has dual personalities. One side of the cereal is frosted and sweet, while the other side is made of whole grain wheat. This duality is represented by the mascot, who has one side that is happy and energetic, and the other side that is calm and focused. This unique feature sets Frosted Mini Wheats apart from the other cereals listed.

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  • 14. 

    What year did John Kellogg introduce his first breakfast cereal?

    • A.

      1906

    • B.

      1846

    • C.

      1956

    • D.

      1926

    Correct Answer
    A. 1906
    Explanation
    John Kellogg introduced his first breakfast cereal in 1906.

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  • 15. 

    Which of the Kellogg brothers invented corn flakes?

    • A.

      Arthur

    • B.

      Jack

    • C.

      Will

    • D.

      John

    Correct Answer
    C. Will
    Explanation
    Will Kellogg is credited with inventing corn flakes. He was a businessman and co-founder of the Kellogg Company. Will Kellogg developed the process of flaking corn, which led to the creation of the popular breakfast cereal. His brother John Kellogg also played a role in the development of corn flakes, but it was Will who is primarily associated with the invention.

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