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Take Our Quiz: How Well Do You Know Fruits and Veggies?

We all love our fruits and veg, don’t we?! You probably know that a tomato is a fruit, and a watermelon is a vegetable, but how much do you really know about fruits and vegetables? Come test your knowledge! At the end of the quiz you will find out how many right answers you got, and whether perhaps you need to refresh your knowledge in this area or not.
 
 
Which of these fruits is a member of the Rose family?
The apple is a member of the rose family, along with pears, apricots, plums, cherries, peaches, raspberries, loquats, and strawberries.
Orange
Apple
Avocado
Persimmon
 
 
Which of these fruits grows on a tree?
Only the pomegranate grows on a tree! The passionfruit grows on a vine, the feijoa on a bush and the banana "tree" is actually a type of grass.
Pomegranate
Banana
Passionfruit
Feijoa
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Which one of these vegetables was considered poisonous for nearly 200 years?
Tomatoes were erroneously thought to be poisonous (although the leaves are) by Europeans who were suspicious of their bright, shiny fruit.
Cucumber
Carrot
Potato
Tomato
 
 
Which of the following has the highest sugar content?
Pound for pound, the cherry contains the highest concentration of sugars.
Watermelon
Lemon
Cherry
Guava
 
 
Which one of these is actually a nut?
The hazelnut is the only "real" nut here, the brazil nut and the walnut are actually seeds, while the peanut is a legume (a type of bean).
Peanut
Walnut
Brazil Nut
Hazelnut
 
 
Which of these doesn't contain cyanide?
The kiwi is the only fruit on the list that doesn't contain cyanide! Apple, peach & plum seeds all contain a small amount of cyanide and SHOULD NOT be consumed!
Kiwi
Plum
Peach
Apple
 
 
Which of these doesn't have an edible root?
Parsley, celery & Jerusalem artichoke all have edible roots with a distinct flavor, while the lemongrass' roots are not edible.
Parsley
Celery
Jerusalem Artichoke
Lemongrass
 
 
Which of these fruits should be separated to keep fresh for longer?
Picked bananas emit ethylene gas which hastens ripening and rotting. Keep them away from other fruits & veggies.
Grapes
Cherries
Bananas
Cherry Tomatoes
 
 
Which of these fruits are grown with the help of helicopters?
Believe it or not, farmers use the help of helicopters to air-dry their trees, this prevents the cherries from splitting.
Cherries
Apples
Apricots
Tangerines
 
 
Which fruit should not be consumed with medicine?
Grapefruits are a good source of vitamin C and the antioxidant lycopene, but also contains chemicals that interfere with the enzymes that normally break down drugs in your digestive system which leads to higher-than-acceptable levels, increasing your risk of developing side effects.
Watermelon
Starfruit
Grapefruit
Loquat
 
 
In the east, monkeys are used to harvest:
In Thailand, farmers train monkeys to climb up the coconut trees, pick the fruit and drop it down to them.
Bananas
Peanuts
Coconuts
Lychees
 
 
Which of these is related to the Pistachio & Cashew?
The mango is a member of the genus "prunus", which includes almonds, apricots, cherries, nectarines, peaches, and plums.
Lychee
Mango
Persimmon
Brazil Nut
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