Food questions This is a list of recently added questions about food. Play food quiz and see all the questions. What is gluten?A mixture of proteins. Gluten is a mixture of two proteins: gliadin and a glutenin, found in wheat, barley and rye.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% a type of sugara type of sugar2653a mixture of proteinsa mixture of proteins7938an alkaloidan alkaloid1196a type of fata type of fat636biology riddles » Which has more calories: table sugar or aspartame?Pretty much the same. Aspartame produces 4 kilocalories of energy per gram when metabolized, sucrose (table sugar) produces 3.9 kilocalories. However, aspartame is approximately 200 times sweeter than sucrose, so it is consumed in much smaller doses. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 23% pretty much the samepretty much the same660table sugar has much more caloriestable sugar has much more calories1085aspartame has much more caloriesaspartame has much more calories472aspartame has no calories at allaspartame has no calories at all545medicine riddles » How is the soilless cultivation of plants called?Hydroponics is a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. Terrestrial plants may be grown with their roots in the mineral nutrient solution only or in an inert medium, such as perlite or gravel.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 51% hydrologyhydrology1289hydroculturehydroculture2734hydroponicshydroponics7276hydrofarminghydrofarming2918fruits riddles » Which state in the United States has a city that has their McDonald's sign turquoise? Arizona. The city of Sedona in Arizona mixes the yellow M with rock around it to make it turquoise. Officials in Sedona, Arizona told the fast-food giant they were unable to open a restaurant with the trademark yellow logo. This is due to the city's strict regulations which prevent buildings from ruining the picturesque view of the desert. Created by: yoshchimvery hard 25% ArizonaArizona3NebraskaNebraska3West VirginiaWest Virginia3CaliforniaCalifornia3logo riddles » What kind of meat is one of the main exports of Argentina?Beef. Cows were first brought to Argentina in 1536 by Spanish Conquistadors. Due to the geography of the Pampas and a small national market, the cattle multiplied rapidly. Beef and its production have played a major part in the culture of Argentina, and cattle industry had become a key growth driver in the economy.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% beefbeef5587chickenchicken608porkpork770sheepsheep1251Argentina riddles » What kind of pasta is that?Penne. The name comes from the shape: penne is the plural form of the Italian penna, deriving from Latin penna (meaning "quill"), and is a cognate of the English word pen.Created by: Hitter smashervery easy 80% tagliatelletagliatelle1686spaghettispaghetti241gnocchignocchi735pennepenne11269cuisine riddles » Aside from cattle, which animal provides most milk used by humans?Buffalo. Water buffaloes provide 11% of the world's milk, which is much more than goats (2%, third place). Buffalo's milk contains higher levels of total solids, crude protein, fat than cow milk; it gives therefore more cheese, butter and other dairy products. The top buffalo milk producers are India and Pakistan. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 25% goatgoat2977buffalobuffalo1644sheepsheep1316camelcamel519milk riddles » Which cooking fat has the lowest smoking point?Butter. The smoking point of butter is 150 °C (302 °F). It is 190 °C (374 °F) for lard, 191-238°C (375-460°F) for olive oil and 227°C (440°F) for sunflower oil. Created by: Hitter smasherhard 47% sunflower oilsunflower oil1903olive oilolive oil3626lardlard3203butterbutter7889chemistry riddles » What is British Marmite or Australian Vegemite made of?Yeast. Marmite and Vegemite are traditionally eaten as a savory spread on bread or toast. The product is made of brewer's used yeast, which would be thrown away otherwise. The product sales boosted after the discovery that it is a rich source of the vitamin B complex. During the First World War, British troops were issued with Marmite as part of their rations.Created by: life-o-holichard 48% oniononion1848fishfish1474yeastyeast6319chestnutchestnut3316Australia riddles » What is the main difference between Coca-Cola sold in the US, and the Coca-Cola sold in the EU?Sugar. In the United States, Coca-Cola uses high-fructose corn syrup instead of sugar (sacharose) as its main sweetener. There is a small production of sugar-based "Kosher for Passover" Coca-Cola, as Ashkenazi Jews do not consume high fructose corn syrup during Passover.Created by: Kasiahard 53% sugarsugar10800waterwater808caffeinecaffeine4637CO2 levelCO2 level4116drinks riddles » Play food quiz and see all the questions.