10 most difficult food riddles A list of ten (out of 22) 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 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. very hard 23% pretty much the samepretty much the same23%table sugar has much more caloriestable sugar has much more calories40%aspartame has much more caloriesaspartame has much more calories16%aspartame has no calories at allaspartame has no calories at all20%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4055 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 24% goatgoat46%buffalobuffalo24%sheepsheep20%camelcamel8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7217 answers in 2 languages »milk 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. very hard 25% ArizonaArizona25%NebraskaNebraska25%West VirginiaWest Virginia25%CaliforniaCalifornia25%Created by: yoshchim. Statistics based on 12 answers »logo 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 33% coke from coalcoke from coal6%saltpetersaltpeter16%digestive enzymedigestive enzyme33%heroinheroin43%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 18864 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 14505 answers in 4 languages »fishing riddles » What was the original color of the carrot grown in Europe?Violet. Since the ancient times in Asia a black carrot was grown (var. atropururea), which was brought also to Europe during the Middle Ages. Through seventeen centuries almost all the carrots that were grown were violet. The modern carrot was grown out of a mutation in the Netherlands. As it was sweeter and bigger, it quickly replaced the anterior varietyvery hard 37% blackblack13%violetviolet37%redred17%whitewhite31%Created by: karolinqa. Statistics based on 602 answers in 2 languages »plants riddles » Who invented pasta?Chinese. Pasta to Italy brought Marco Polo from China.hard 44% ChineseChinese44%ItaliansItalians23%ArabsArabs3%Produced it even SumeriansProduced it even Sumerians27%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 392 answers in 2 languages »legends 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 46% sunflower oilsunflower oil11%olive oilolive oil22%lardlard19%butterbutter46%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 19585 answers in 2 languages »cuisine 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 48% oniononion13%fishfish11%yeastyeast48%chestnutchestnut25%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 16271 answers in 2 languages »Australia 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 49% in Chinain China12%in Koreain Korea49%in Vietnamin Vietnam24%in Japanin Japan12%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 13024 answers in 2 languages »South Korea riddles » Play food quiz and see all the questions.