What Do You Know About SALT?
Salt, historically, was one of the most coveted of spices. It would preserve food and, of course, improve the taste of almost anything it's on. However, in this modern age, when it's so easy to get it and salt is everywhere, it also represents some health risks... How much do YOU know about salt?
History of the 20th Century Part 2
It was called the Salt March because of a new British tax on salt. During the march, thousands of Indians followed Gandhi from his religious retreat near Ahmedabad to the Arabian Sea coast, a distance of some 240 miles, from March to April.
Can You Pick the Right Continent?
The Dead Sea, other than being the lowest point on land on Earth, is a salt lake bordered by Jordan to the east and Israel and the West Bank to the west. Oceania Europe Asia North America Africa South America Where can one find the Solomon Islands?
How's Your Geography Today?
Himalayas Andes Great Dividing Range Rocky Mountains The great Victoria Desert can be found in... Canada Australia The Philippines Chile To what country do the Canary Islands belong? Spain Italy France United Kingdom What African country has the largest population?
What Do You Know About BREAD?
Acid Oil Salt Eggs This round bread that looks like a squished up ball, is known as... he word "boule" comes from the French word for "ball." Boule Baguette Pita Sourdough Self-rising flour is made of flour, salt, and...
Only a Few Ace This Mixed Knowledge Test
The Andes The Alps The Himalayas Caucasus Mountains In the Roman Mythology, Neptune is name of what Greek god? Poseidon Jupiter Zeus Hades Ry-Spirit What is the name of the captain in Jules Vern's "10,000 Leagues Under the Sea"?
How Good Are You in the Kitchen? Find Out Here...
Salt Tomato paste Basil Brown sugar Which food will go bad first in your fridge? Chicken Cabbage Soup What is the most sanitary type of cutting board? Bamboo Plastic Wood What does blanching a vegetable mean?
World Geography Challenge
The Mariana Trench The Marinara Trench The Marianna Trench The Mary-Ann Trench This is the second largest salt-water lake in the United States after the Great Salt Lake in Utah. Lake Pontchartrain Lake Michigan Lake Superior Lake Oahe This is the only major city located on two continents.
What Was Considered Good Health in 1917?
Violent exercise, epsom salt bathing, long Turkish baths Don't eat bread, sleep on soft surfaces, drink only cold drinks Stomach massage, excess salt consumption, hot bathing Evening meals, eating meat, eating sweets How many calories should be consumed daily by a laundress or other women who do lots
How Much Do You Know About Russia?
Andes Alps Urals Himalayas None of them Not Very Russian of You It doesn't seem like you know much about Russia, as your scores were low. Maybe it just doesn't interest you, or maybe you want to learn more.
It's Time for Our Great General Knowledge Quiz!
The Andes The Alps The Himalayas The Rocky Mountains True or False? The liver is the largest gland in the human body. TRUE FALSE What kind of weapon is a falchion? A sword A spear A rifle A handgun What is the capital city of Iceland? Reykjavik Akureyri Akranes Keflavik True or False?
What Do You Know About Milk?
Salt Sugar Pepper Flour True or False: Fat free skim milk and whole milk have the same amount of calcium and other essential nutrients. The fat portion of milk does not contain calcium, so you don't actually need it.
Do You Remember Your Basic Chemistry?
A disinfectant for pools Table salt The active ingredient in soda drinks Bath salt Who invented periodic table? Dmitri Mendeleev Marie Curie John Dalton Antoine Lavoisier Who discovered the element Radium?
How Heart-Smart Are You? It's Time to Find Out!
Due to their high salt content, beef jerky and cottage cheese aren't too great for your heart. On the other hand, both kale and spinach are great for you, but spinach has the added bonus of being almost twice as nutrient-dense as kale.
If You Know These Amazing Facts, You're a Genius
The remaining salt is sneezed out through the beak. A gland that makes salt water drinkable. Infrared vision. A pouch for holding fish. Depositphotos The international classification of snowflakes does not include which shape?
Will You Identify the Objects?
Salt A diamond A snowflake Sugar What are you seeing in this photo? An apple A tongue Flower petals Cherries What are you seeing in this photo? A Cigarette Fries Skin Cells Sawdust What are you seeing in this photo? Saturn Fruit Fish Eye A Marble What are you seeing in this photo?
How Well Do You Protect Yourself During the Summer?
A warm shower will cause further damage, while a cold shower may remove the salt that dehydrates the skin and makes the burn more severe.
Let's Play Some Fun General Trivia!
Baht Rupee Peso Kip Which element is a poisonous gas that combines with sodium to form table salt? Chlorine Carbon Monoxide Boron Fluorine A ganache is a combination of cream and... Chocolate Ice cream Pudding Cheese True or False: Bill Gates never graduated from college.
Can You Complete the English Proverb?
like a wise man. played on an old fiddle. that came out of a broken fiddle. produced by a broken voice. played on an old guitar. the spice of life. the most important thing in life. what separates prince and pauper. the meaning of life. is fire without light. makes for happy fools. is meat without salt
Are You Ready to Pursue That Trivia?!?
Cyprus Greece Italy Malta What is the chemical formula for Table Salt? NaCl C12H22O11 C6H12O6 C6H10O5 Try Again Your knowledge is far from impoverished, but there are some large gaps you may want to plug up.
Time For a Shakespearean Test!
Flesh Gold Silver Salt Which Roman ruler did Shakespeare name a play after? Augustus Caligula Julius Tiberius In 'The Taming of the Shrew', who is the Shrew? Lavinia Katherine Jessica Hermione In which play does the protagonist have 3 daughters called Goneril, Regan and Cordelia?
What Do You Know About Red Meat?
Any spice Black pepper Salt Smoke Red meat, compared to white meat, has less... Omega-3 and omega-6 fats Saturated fat Carbohydrates Vitamin B12 Which of these is a beef dish that is served raw? Steak Tartar Mongolian Beef Beef Stroganoff Beef Manhattan Which cut of steak is lowest in fat?
What Do You Know About Mexico?
Dormant volcano Lake Salt bed Hill Which of these languages is NOT spoken in Mexico? Portuguese Nahuatl English Mayan Languages Which three elements are represented on the Mexico’s coat of arms on the national flag?
How Much Do You Know About Ancient Egypt?
Flower petals and dead cats Bandages soaked in honey Sawdust, leaves and linen Salt and sugar How many pyramids are in Egypt? 1-20 21-49 80-109 110-140 True or False: The famous Cleopatra was not even an Egyptian.