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Updated on Jun 26, 2019. Posted on Jun 18, 2019

This Is The Hardest "True Or False" Food Quiz You'll Ever Take

Even the biggest foodies might honestly find this difficult.

  1. Eggplants are actually berries.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Berries are classified as a fruit with three layers: an outer skin, a fleshy middle, and an inner area that contains seeds. They must also develop from a plant with one ovary.

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  2. Ripe cranberries bounce like rubber balls.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Air pockets in cranberries allow them to bounce, so harvesters use this test to gauge if they're ripe.

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  3. Europeans once thought that tomatoes were poisonous.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    In the 16th century, Europeans thought tomatoes were poisonous because they resembled nightshade berries, which actually are poisonous!

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  4. Coconut water has the same chemical makeup as human plasma in the bloodstream.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    False

    Plasma contains high levels of sodium and low levels of potassium, but coconut water contains the exact opposite. However, there have been some cases where patients injected with coconut water experienced no adverse effects.

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  5. Arachibutyrophobia is the fear of peanut butter.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    False

    Actually, it's the fear of having peanut butter stuck to the roof of your mouth.

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  6. Froot Loops are all the same flavor.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Though the tiny, crunchy cereal pieces come in different colors, they actually have no difference in taste.

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  7. Yams and sweet potatoes are the same.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    False

    One variety of sweet potatoes has copper skin with orange flesh, while yams have dark, bark-like skin with white flesh.

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  8. Popsicles were invented by an 11-year-old.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    In 1905, 11-year-old Frank Epperson accidentally left out a cup containing a sugary drink with a stick inside. It froze overnight, and the next day he realized it could be eaten off the stick. Thus, the Epsicle (now called popsicle) was born.

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  9. Some types of orange juice contain fish oil.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Some brands of OJ are fortified with Vitamin D3, which is found in animal products like sheep's wool and fish oil.

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  10. The most expensive coffee beans in the world come from poop.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Kopi luwak, the most expensive coffee beans in the world, comes from civet droppings. It's brewed from partially digested coffee cherries found in the animals' feces.

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  11. Casu marzu is an illegal cheese made from sheep’s milk.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    The cheese is made in Sardinia and is dubbed "maggot cheese." Flies enter the cheese and lay eggs, which hatch and eat the rotting cheese. Because of this, the cheese has been banned by the European Food Safety Authority.

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  12. Russia didn't classify beer as alcohol until 2011.

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    True

    Prior to 2011, Russia considered beverages containing less than 10% alcohol as just a foodstuff or a soft drink.

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