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TODAY’S FOOD TRIVIA QUIZ

1) This item was so expensive up until the 1500s that it was used in small amounts in medicines, but not in food.
  [a] saffron   [b] vanilla   [c] sugar   [d] anise   [e] maple syrup

2) Which of the following are mentioned in the Old testament and are among the earliest cultivated foods?
  [a] almonds and dates   [b] rice and wheat   [c] basil and saffron

3) Those with thyroid problems should avoid eating large amount of these foods.
  [a] salt and lemons   [b] cabbage and cauliflower
  [c] asparagus and broccoli

 

 


ANSWERS TO TODAY’S FOOD TRIVIA QUESTIONS:

1) [c] Up until the 1500s, sugar was so expensive that is was used in small amounts as medicine and to sweeten wine, but not in food.

2) [a] Historians generally agree that almonds and dates, both mentioned in the Old Testament of the Bible, were among the earliest cultivated foods.

3) [b] Those with thyroid problems should avoid eating large amounts of cabbage or cauliflower. They both interfere with the body's absorption of iodine, needed by the thyroid gland.

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