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You Can Only Eat Pasta If You Get 12/15 In This Quiz

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  1. What are usually the main ingredients <br>in pasta?
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    Egg, sugar, salt, and oil.
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    Flour, egg, salt, and water.
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    Flour, water, and butter.
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    Water, flour, egg, and potato.
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    The main ingredients are flour, egg, salt, and water.

    Obviously depending on the recipe that can change, but those are the basics.

  2. What type of pasta is this?

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    Cappelletti
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    Tubini
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    Ziti
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    Ditalini
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    It's ditalini!

    Translated into English, ditalini means "small thimbles," and it is often used in soups and salads.

    It's ditalini!
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  3. Which pasta is fiori?
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    The flower-shaped one is fiori, as it means "flowers" in Italian.

    The flower-shaped one is fiori, as it means "flowers" in Italian.
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  4. What pasta is this?

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    Orzo
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    Rotini
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    Tripolini
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    Fideo
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    It's orzo.

    Orzo is a tiny grain-like pasta that is often used in minestrone.

    It's orzo.
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  5. What's the other name for fusilli?

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    Cavatappi
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    Rotini
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    Calini
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    Bucatini
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    It's rotini!

    The name originated from a 17th-century Italian word meaning "small wheels".

    It's rotini!
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  6. In 2014, which country produced the most pasta?
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    Italy
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    America
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    Turkey
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    Brazil
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    It was Italy of course!

  7. And how much pasta do they produce?
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    104,006<br>tonnes<br>
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    750,974<br>tonnes<br>
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    1,809,894<br>tonnes<br>
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    3,408,499<br>tonnes<br>
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    The International Pasta Organization recorded that Italy produced 3,408,499 tonnes of pasta in 2014.

  8. What pasta is this?

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    Fettuccine
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    Spaghetti
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    Castellane
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    Linguine
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    It is fettuccine.

    Fettuccine is 1/4 of an inch wide and is usually twice the width of linguine.

    It is fettuccine.
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  9. What about this?

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    Gemelli
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    Macaroni
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    Penne
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    Cavatelli
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    This is gemelli pasta.

    This is gemelli pasta.
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  10. What day is <br>World Pasta Day this year?
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    November 22
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    October 25
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    August 16
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    June 24
  11. What does
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    The pasta is salty.
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    The pasta is squishy.
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    The pasta is uncooked.
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    The pasta is firm to the bite.
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    Al dente means that the pasta is firm to the bite!

  12. What is this?

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    Bowtini
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    Farfalle
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    Mafalde
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    Pappardelle
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    It's farfalle.

    This pasta is often called bow-tie pasta and dates back to the 16th century.

    It's farfalle.
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  13. Which pasta is called biciclette?
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    That's right, the bicycle-shaped pasta is called biciclette.

    That's right, the bicycle-shaped pasta is called biciclette.
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  14. What is this?

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    Bavettine
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    Stringozzi
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    Spaghetti
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    Chifferi
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    It's spaghetti, obviously!

    It's spaghetti, obviously!
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  15. Which pasta is croxetti?
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    Croxetti is the one that looks like a coin!

    Croxetti is made in Genoa in small batches and stamped to look like coins. They were originally made in the Middle Ages as a way for aristocrats to show their status.

    Croxetti is the one that looks like a coin!
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