Food questions This is a list of recently added questions about food. Play food quiz and see all the questions. What is the name of this fruit?Rambutan. The rambutan (/ræmˈbuːtən/; taxonomic name: Nephelium lappaceum) is a medium-sized tropical tree in the family Sapindaceae. The name also refers to the edible fruit produced by this tree.Created by: Anna Polowczykhard 48% LycheeLychee619RambutanRambutan1145PitayaPitaya320GranadillaGranadilla279fruits riddles » 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 62% a type of sugara type of sugar3476a mixture of proteinsa mixture of proteins9763an alkaloidan alkaloid1603a type of fata type of fat854biology 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 same834table sugar has much more caloriestable sugar has much more calories1455aspartame has much more caloriesaspartame has much more calories592aspartame has no calories at allaspartame has no calories at all743medicine 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 50% hydrologyhydrology1584hydroculturehydroculture3234hydroponicshydroponics8802hydrofarminghydrofarming3731crops 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 66% beefbeef6285chickenchicken757porkpork894sheepsheep1480Argentina 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% tagliatelletagliatelle1975spaghettispaghetti270gnocchignocchi904pennepenne12685cuisine 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 24% goatgoat3239buffalobuffalo1710sheepsheep1409camelcamel547milk 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 46% sunflower oilsunflower oil2130olive oilolive oil4046lardlard3590butterbutter8524chemistry 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% oniononion2085fishfish1742yeastyeast7104chestnutchestnut3807Australia riddles » Play food quiz and see all the questions.