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Old 03-11-2012, 09:11 AM   #1
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Sunday Special - "Food, Glorious Food!"

Sunday Special-"Food, Glorious Food !"

1. How many standard bottles of champagne are in a magnum?
2. The USDA's Highest rating for meat is "Prime +"; What is the USDA's lowest rating for meat?

Hint; Begins with U)
3. what type of culinary-conscious folks fit into "true", "Lacto", "Ovo", and "Pesco"
categories?
4. Each American eats approximately 22 pounds of tomatoes yearly. What percentage
of that is in ketchup (catsup) and tomato sauce?

a. 32%
b. 42%
c. 52%
d. 62%
5. Fill in the blank; A head of cabbage is ______% water.

a. 71%
b. 76%
c. 86%
d. 91%
6. Fill in the blank; The average American Family of four consumes _____ pounds of foodstuffs per year.

a.. 6,000
b. 6,500
c. 7,000
d. 7,500
7. What was the first wrapped penny candy sold in the USA?

a. - Tootsie Rolls
b. - Mary Janes
c. - Fleer Bubble Gum
8. About how many coffee cherries does it take to get enough beans for one pound of ground coffee?
a. - 500
b. 1,000
c. 1,500
d. 2,000
9. In Japan, what is the most popular topping for a Domino's Pizza?
10. Can you name the top-selling salad dressing sold in the USA,
since 1996, when it surpassed Italian Dressing ?
11. In 1924, discount coupons for what fruit appeared on cereal boxes ?

12. From what basic commodity is the word "salary" derived?
13. Fill in the blank; it takes _____ gallons of milk to produce one pound of American Cheese.
14. The recipe for what popular dessert item was brought to Europe from The far East by Marco Polo in 1295?
15. What year saw the first "Ready-to-Eat" boxed breakfast cereal sold in the USA?

a. - 1849
b. - 1879
c. - 1899
d. - 1909
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1. two
2. "Utility"
3. Vegetarians
4. 52%
5. 91%
6. 6,000
7. -a- Tootsie Rolls
8. about 2,000
9. Squid
10. Ranch

11. Bananas
12. Salt
13. 10
14. Ice Cream
15. - b


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Old 03-11-2012, 07:59 PM   #2
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Correct in red...

1. two
2. "Utility"
3. Vegetarians

4. 52%
5. 91%
6. 6,000
7. -a- Tootsie Rolls
8. about 2,000

9. Squid
10. Ranch

11. Bananas
12. Salt
13. 10
14. Ice Cream

15. - b
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