Food Test: Would You Pass?

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  • 1. 

    Rank these food portions in order ofá their iron content from most iron(1) to least iron(4).

    • A.

      Watermelon, 6" Slice

    • B.

      Broccoli, ╜ Cup, Boiled

    • C.

      Beets, 1 Cup

    • D.

      Cream of Wheat, 1 Cup

    Correct Answer
    B. Broccoli, ╜ Cup, Boiled
    Explanation
    Broccoli is ranked first because it contains the highest iron content among the given food portions. The other options, such as watermelon, beets, and cream of wheat, have lower iron content compared to broccoli.

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  • 2. 

    Rank these foods in their vitamin C content with (1) for least and (4) for most vitamin C contained.

    • A.

      Grapefruit Juice

    • B.

      Hummus

    • C.

      Cranberry Juice Cocktail

    • D.

      Strawberries

    Correct Answer
    D. Strawberries
    Explanation
    Strawberries have the highest vitamin C content among the given foods. Vitamin C is known to be abundant in strawberries, making them a great source of this essential nutrient. Grapefruit juice, cranberry juice cocktail, and hummus have lower vitamin C content compared to strawberries, hence they rank lower in terms of vitamin C content.

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  • 3. 

    What are the two varieties of barley used in brewing?

    • A.

      Three-Six Rowed

    • B.

      Two-Four Rowed

    • C.

      Two-Six Rowed

    • D.

      Three-Five Rowed

    Correct Answer
    C. Two-Six Rowed
    Explanation
    Two-Six Rowed refers to one of the two varieties of barley used in brewing. This variety is characterized by having six rows of seeds on the barley head. The other variety, Two-Four Rowed, has four rows of seeds on the barley head. These two varieties differ in their seed arrangement and are specifically chosen for brewing purposes due to their desirable characteristics such as high fermentability and enzyme content.

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  • 4. 

    Crown caps for bottles were first made from what?

    • A.

      Pressed Cork

    • B.

      Plastic

    • C.

      Metal

    • D.

      Wood

    Correct Answer
    C. Metal
    Explanation
    Crown caps for bottles were first made from metal. Metal caps were commonly used to seal bottles as they provided a secure and airtight closure. They were durable and could withstand the pressure of carbonated beverages. Metal caps were also easy to manufacture and could be mass-produced efficiently. Over time, other materials such as plastic and pressed cork were introduced as alternatives, but metal caps remain widely used in the bottling industry.

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  • 5. 

    Under the home brewing guidelines of the U.S. Congress, up to how many gallons of beer can be brewed by a household of two annually?

    • A.

      100 Gallons

    • B.

      150 Gallons

    • C.

      50 Gallons

    • D.

      200 Gallons

    Correct Answer
    D. 200 Gallons
    Explanation
    Under the home brewing guidelines of the U.S. Congress, a household of two can brew up to 200 gallons of beer annually. This means that if there are two people in the household, they are allowed to brew a maximum of 200 gallons of beer in a year according to the regulations set by the U.S. Congress.

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  • 6. 

    In what country was the Bloody Caesar drink invented?

    • A.

      Canada

    • B.

      Argentina

    • C.

      United States

    • D.

      Ireland

    Correct Answer
    A. Canada
    Explanation
    The Bloody Caesar drink was invented in Canada. This popular cocktail is made with vodka, clamato juice, hot sauce, Worcestershire sauce, and various spices. It was created in 1969 by Walter Chell, a bartender at the Calgary Inn in Calgary, Alberta. Chell was tasked with creating a new drink to celebrate the opening of a new Italian restaurant in the hotel, and the Bloody Caesar was born. It has since become a beloved Canadian drink and is often enjoyed as a brunch or hangover cure.

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  • 7. 

    In 1993, what was an American's average consumption of snacks?

    • A.

      31.42 Pounds

    • B.

      21.42 Pounds

    • C.

      42.42 Pounds

    • D.

      62.42 Pounds

    Correct Answer
    B. 21.42 Pounds
    Explanation
    In 1993, the average consumption of snacks by an American was 21.42 pounds.

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  • 8. 

    What was the average weekly poultry slaughter by Tyson Foods Inc. in 1994?

    • A.

      987,000 Chickens

    • B.

      26,500,000 Chickens

    • C.

      6,500,000 Chickens

    • D.

      16,500,000 Chickens

    Correct Answer
    B. 26,500,000 Chickens
    Explanation
    In 1994, Tyson Foods Inc. slaughtered an average of 26,500,000 chickens per week.

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  • 9. 

    Why should you never eat polar bear liver?

    • A.

      It Can Cause Dementia In Humans

    • B.

      It Has Toxic Levels Of Vitamin A

    • C.

      It Carries A Brain Worm Parasite

    • D.

      It Has Toxic Levels Of Vitamin D

    Correct Answer
    B. It Has Toxic Levels Of Vitamin A
    Explanation
    Polar bear liver should not be eaten because it contains toxic levels of Vitamin A. Consuming high amounts of Vitamin A can lead to vitamin A toxicity, which can cause symptoms such as dizziness, nausea, blurred vision, and even liver damage. Therefore, it is advisable to avoid eating polar bear liver to prevent the harmful effects of excessive Vitamin A intake.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these is not the name of a kind of cheese?

    • A.

      Gruyere

    • B.

      Moister

    • C.

      Brie

    • D.

      Limburger

    Correct Answer
    B. Moister
    Explanation
    Moister is not the name of a kind of cheese. Gruyere, Brie, and Limburger are all well-known types of cheese. However, Moister does not exist as a recognized cheese variety.

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  • 11. 

    What fish species was threatened due to the Cajun style of cooking it?

    • A.

      Salmon

    • B.

      Sole

    • C.

      Redfish

    • D.

      Red Snapper

    Correct Answer
    C. Redfish
    Explanation
    Redfish was threatened due to the Cajun style of cooking it. The Cajun style of cooking involves using a lot of spices and seasonings, which can overpower the natural flavor of the fish. This led to a decline in the popularity and demand for redfish, as people preferred other fish species that were not affected by the strong flavors of Cajun cooking. As a result, the redfish population was at risk of being overfished and potentially becoming endangered.

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  • 12. 

    Which fruit is not a citrus fruit?

    • A.

      Tangelo

    • B.

      Kumquat

    • C.

      Nectarine

    • D.

      Clementine

    Correct Answer
    C. Nectarine
    Explanation
    A nectarine is not a citrus fruit because it belongs to the Rosaceae family, whereas citrus fruits belong to the Rutaceae family. Nectarines are a type of stone fruit, similar to peaches, and they have a smooth skin and a sweet, juicy flesh. Citrus fruits, on the other hand, have a tart or acidic taste and are characterized by their thick, leathery rinds. Therefore, the correct answer is nectarine.

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  • 13. 

    Which ingredient combination makes Sauce Choron?

    • A.

      Egg, Mint, Butter, Cayenne

    • B.

      Egg, Butter, White Wine, Lemon

    • C.

      Egg, Orange, Butter, Vinegar

    • D.

      Egg, Tomato, Tarragon, Butter

    Correct Answer
    D. Egg, Tomato, Tarragon, Butter
    Explanation
    Sauce Choron is made with a combination of egg, tomato, tarragon, and butter. This combination of ingredients gives the sauce its distinct flavor and texture. The egg provides richness and helps to thicken the sauce, while the tomato adds a tangy and slightly sweet taste. Tarragon adds a hint of anise flavor and butter adds richness and smoothness to the sauce. Overall, this combination of ingredients creates a flavorful and creamy sauce that pairs well with various dishes.

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  • 14. 

    What is talk show host Oprah Winfrey's favorite potato chip?

    • A.

      Lay's Sour Cream And Onion

    • B.

      Cheetos

    • C.

      Tostitos

    • D.

      Baked Lays

    Correct Answer
    D. Baked Lays
    Explanation
    Oprah Winfrey has publicly mentioned in interviews and on her television show that Baked Lays is her favorite potato chip.

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  • 15. 

    Where did Pilsner beer originate?

    • A.

      Czechoslovakia

    • B.

      Hungary

    • C.

      United States

    • D.

      Holland

    Correct Answer
    A. Czechoslovakia
    Explanation
    Pilsner beer originated in Czechoslovakia. This type of beer was first brewed in the city of Pilsen in 1842, hence the name "Pilsner". It was created by a Bavarian brewer named Josef Groll, who used new techniques and ingredients to produce a clear, golden beer with a crisp and refreshing taste. Pilsner beer quickly gained popularity and became one of the most widely consumed beer styles in the world.

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