Do You Know About Food?

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Do You Know About Food? - Quiz

A challenging quiz on genetically modified foods.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who was the cartoon mascot for Kellogg's "Pop-Tarts" in 1971?

    • A.

      Strawberry Sam

    • B.

      Boo Berry

    • C.

      Milton the Toaster

    • D.

      Chip & Dale

    Correct Answer
    C. Milton the Toaster
    Explanation
    Milton the Toaster was the cartoon mascot for Kellogg's "Pop-Tarts" in 1971.

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  • 2. 

    What did the Postum Company, maker of "Jell-O" gelatin, change its name to in 1929?

    • A.

      General Foods Corporation

    • B.

      Kraft Foods

    • C.

      Frito Lay

    • D.

      Great Treats Inc.

    Correct Answer
    A. General Foods Corporation
    Explanation
    The Postum Company, maker of "Jell-O" gelatin, changed its name to General Foods Corporation in 1929.

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  • 3. 

    Herbs are the leaves of what type of low-growing plants?

    • A.

      Vines

    • B.

      Flowers

    • C.

      Shrubs

    • D.

      Trees

    Correct Answer
    C. Shrubs
    Explanation
    Herbs are the leaves of low-growing plants, and shrubs are a type of low-growing plants. Shrubs are characterized by their woody stems and multiple stems branching from the base. They are usually shorter in height compared to trees and have a bushy appearance. Therefore, shrubs are the correct answer as they fit the description of low-growing plants whose leaves are considered herbs.

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  • 4. 

    What animal is the mascot of Trix cereal?

    • A.

      Alligator

    • B.

      Tiger

    • C.

      Gopher

    • D.

      Rabbit

    Correct Answer
    D. Rabbit
    Explanation
    The mascot of Trix cereal is a rabbit. This is evident from the question itself, which asks for the animal that serves as the mascot of Trix cereal. The correct answer is Rabbit.

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  • 5. 

    What are the names of the Rice Krispies elves?

    • A.

      Snap, Crackle And Pop

    • B.

      Sleepy, Sneezy And Dopey

    • C.

      Huey, Duey And Louie

    • D.

      Alvin, Simon And Theodore

    Correct Answer
    A. Snap, Crackle And Pop
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Snap, Crackle and Pop. These are the names of the Rice Krispies elves. These characters were created to represent the sound that Rice Krispies cereal makes when milk is added to it. Snap is the oldest and wears a chef's hat, Crackle is the middle brother and wears a red and white striped hat, and Pop is the youngest and wears a sailor hat. They have been the mascots for Rice Krispies since the 1930s.

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  • 6. 

    Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble are mascots for what breakfast cereal?

    • A.

      Fruity Pebbles

    • B.

      Rice Chex

    • C.

      Cocoa Krispies

    • D.

      Cocoa Puffs

    Correct Answer
    A. Fruity Pebbles
    Explanation
    Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble are mascots for Fruity Pebbles breakfast cereal. Fruity Pebbles is a popular cereal known for its fruity flavors and colorful appearance. The characters Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble, from the animated TV show "The Flintstones," have been featured in advertising campaigns for Fruity Pebbles, making it their associated cereal.

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  • 7. 

    Which fast food restaurant sells Cinnamon Twists?

    • A.

      Taco Bell

    • B.

      Burger King

    • C.

      Hardee's

    • D.

      Papa John's

    Correct Answer
    A. Taco Bell
    Explanation
    Taco Bell is the correct answer because they are known for selling Cinnamon Twists. Cinnamon Twists are a popular menu item at Taco Bell, and they are a sweet and crispy snack made from twisted pieces of dough that are dusted with cinnamon and sugar. They are often served as a side or dessert option at Taco Bell, making it clear that Taco Bell is the fast food restaurant that sells Cinnamon Twists.

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  • 8. 

    What fast food outlet sells Frosty Dairy Desserts, a popular ice cream treat?

    • A.

      Wendy's

    • B.

      McDonald's

    • C.

      Taco John's

    • D.

      Hardee's

    Correct Answer
    A. Wendy's
    Explanation
    Wendy's is the correct answer because they are known for selling Frosty Dairy Desserts, which are a popular ice cream treat. This sets them apart from the other fast food outlets listed, as they do not offer this specific dessert.

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  • 9. 

    "Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don't" was a ad for which two candy bars?

    • A.

      Butterfinger And Mars Bar

    • B.

      Plain And Peanut M&Ms

    • C.

      Snickers And Milky Way

    • D.

      Mounds And Almond Joy

    Correct Answer
    D. Mounds And Almond Joy
    Explanation
    The phrase "Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don't" is a well-known slogan used in advertisements for Mounds and Almond Joy candy bars. This slogan suggests that sometimes you may crave a candy bar with nuts (Almond Joy), while other times you may prefer a nut-free option (Mounds). Therefore, the correct answer is Mounds and Almond Joy.

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  • 10. 

    In 1917 a bakery in Chattanooga, Tennessee introduced what popular Southern treat?

    • A.

      Graham Cracker

    • B.

      Snowball

    • C.

      Devil Dog

    • D.

      MoonPie

    Correct Answer
    D. MoonPie
    Explanation
    In 1917, a bakery in Chattanooga, Tennessee introduced the popular Southern treat known as MoonPie. MoonPie is a marshmallow-filled sandwich cookie that is coated with chocolate or other flavors. It has become a beloved snack in the Southern United States and is often enjoyed with a glass of milk or a cup of coffee.

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  • 11. 

    In the "Jack and the Beanstalk" fairy tale, what did Jack trade for five magic beans?

    • A.

      A Mule

    • B.

      A Cow

    • C.

      A Horse

    • D.

      A Chicken

    Correct Answer
    B. A Cow
    Explanation
    In the "Jack and the Beanstalk" fairy tale, Jack traded his cow for five magic beans. This exchange sets the story in motion as the beans turn out to be magical and grow into a giant beanstalk, leading Jack to a world of giants and adventure. The cow represents Jack's family's only source of income, and his decision to trade it for the beans shows his willingness to take risks and seek a better life for himself and his family.

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  • 12. 

    Which U.S. sandwich shop originally went by the name "Pete's Super Submarines"?

    • A.

      Panera Bread

    • B.

      Quiznos

    • C.

      Erbert And Gerbert's

    • D.

      Subway

    Correct Answer
    D. Subway
    Explanation
    Subway is the correct answer because it was originally called "Pete's Super Submarines". This name was later changed to Subway, which is now a well-known sandwich shop chain in the United States.

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  • 13. 

    Which U.S. restaurant chain has the slogan "Service with the speed of sound"?

    • A.

      Little Caesars

    • B.

      A & W Root Beer

    • C.

      White Castle

    • D.

      Sonic

    Correct Answer
    D. Sonic
    Explanation
    Sonic is the correct answer because it is a U.S. restaurant chain that is known for its fast service. The slogan "Service with the speed of sound" emphasizes the quickness and efficiency of their service, which aligns with the concept of speed associated with sound. Little Caesars, A & W Root Beer, and White Castle do not have this specific slogan associated with them.

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  • 14. 

    Which fast food chain modeled its kitchen after McDonald's assembly line food system?

    • A.

      Taco Bell

    • B.

      Chi-Chi's

    • C.

      Carl's Jr.

    • D.

      KFC

    Correct Answer
    A. Taco Bell
    Explanation
    Taco Bell modeled its kitchen after McDonald's assembly line food system. This means that Taco Bell adopted a similar approach to food preparation and assembly, aiming for efficiency and consistency in their operations. By following McDonald's successful model, Taco Bell likely sought to streamline their processes and deliver food quickly to customers, similar to how McDonald's operates.

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  • 15. 

    Which fast food burger chain celebrated its 86th birthday in 2007?

    • A.

      Wendy's

    • B.

      McDonald's

    • C.

      White Castle

    • D.

      Burger King

    Correct Answer
    C. White Castle
    Explanation
    White Castle celebrated its 86th birthday in 2007.

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