10 most difficult food riddles A list of ten (out of 18) food related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Food quiz Which has more calories: table sugar or aspartame?Pretty much the same. Aspartame produces 4000 kilocalories of energy per gram when metabolized, sucrose (table sugar) produces 3900 kilocalories, so the amount of energy produced by both is very similar. However, aspartame is approximately 200 times sweeter than sucrose, so it is consumed in much smaller doses. very hard 24% pretty much the samepretty much the same24%table sugar has much more caloriestable sugar has much more calories39%aspartam has much more caloriesaspartam has much more calories17%aspartam has no calories at allaspartam has no calories at all18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 1532 answers in 4 languages »medicine 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. very hard 25% goatgoat45%buffalobuffalo25%sheepsheep20%camelcamel7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5787 answers in 2 languages »milk riddles » What was included in the original Pepsi-Cola recipe?Digestive enzyme. Pepsi Cola, first introduced in 1898, was named after pepsin (enzyme) and kola (nuts). In 1931, the company entered bankruptcy and changed hands. The new owners changed the recipe to resemble more Coca-Cola.very hard 36% coke from coalcoke from coal6%saltpetersaltpeter16%digestive enzymedigestive enzyme36%heroinheroin40%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 11506 answers in 4 languages »beverages riddles » Which sea animal captures have grown significally since 1970?American lobster. In 1990s several cod stocks collapsed due to overfishing. With the large predatory fish removed, their prey have had population explosions, and the capture of lobster tripled since 1970.very hard 36% blue whaleblue whale14%Atlantic codAtlantic cod37%flounderflounder12%American lobsterAmerican lobster36%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8550 answers in 4 languages »fishing riddles » In which country do people use metal chopsticks?In Korea. There are various styles of chopsticks in different cultures. In Korea, the chopsticks are made of metal, and are paired with a spoon. There are also differences in the eating etiquette.hard 46% in Chinain China13%in Koreain Korea46%in Vietnamin Vietnam25%in Japanin Japan14%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8169 answers in 2 languages »South Korea 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.hard 47% oniononion14%fishfish11%yeastyeast47%chestnutchestnut26%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 9758 answers in 2 languages »cuisine 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. hard 47% sunflower oilsunflower oil11%olive oilolive oil21%lardlard19%butterbutter47%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 13519 answers in 2 languages »chemistry 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.hard 49% hydrologyhydrology9%hydroculturehydroculture20%hydroponicshydroponics49%hydrofarminghydrofarming19%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 8718 answers in 2 languages »crops 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.hard 53% sugarsugar53%waterwater4%caffeinecaffeine22%CO2 levelCO2 level19%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 15043 answers in 2 languages »brands riddles » What kind of lobster is red when fully grown up?None. The normal coloration of lobster is dark bluish green to greenish brown, redder on the body and claws, and greener on the legs. An estimated one in 2 million lobsters are blue. All of them turn red after cooking.hard 55% American lobsterAmerican lobster20%European lobsterEuropean lobster14%Norway lobster (scampi)Norway lobster (scampi)9%nonenone55%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 18295 answers in 2 languages »sea animals riddles » Play food quiz and see all the questions.