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You're Only A True Chocoholic If You Score More Than 6/10 On This Quiz

This quiz is choc-full of surprises.

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  1. When was the first chocolate bar invented?

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    1847
    1888
    1902
    1799
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The first chocolate bar was produced in 1847 by a company in Bristol called Fry & Son.The company was eventually acquired by Cadbury in 1919.

  2. Which of these cities is known as "the capital city of chocolate"?

    Brussels, Belgium
    Cologne, Germany
    Zurich, Switzerland
    Barcelona, Spain
  3. What is found in chocolate that makes it poisonous to cats and dogs?

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    Tannin
    Caffeine
    Theobromine
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Yes, it's the compound theobromine that is poisonous to both cats and dogs. Unlike humans, our canine and feline friends cannot metabolise theobromine as quickly, making even very small doses lethal.

  4. How many bars of chocolate would a human have to eat for it to be considered a fatal amount?

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    100 bars
    30 bars
    40 bars
    75 bars
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Just 40 bars of chocolate (doesn't seem like much, does it?) has enough theobromine to count as a lethal dose for humans.

  5. Which country consumes the most chocolate in the world?

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    United States
    United Kingdom
    Germany
    Switzerland
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    According to 2015 figures, around18.1 pounds of chocolate were purchased by each person in Switzerland, a fair amount greater than the 14.6 pounds purchased per person in the UK, which only came fifth on the list.

  6. White chocolate isn't actually chocolate. True or false?

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    True
    False
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    Wrong!

    White chocolate doesn't actually contain any cocoa solids, i.e., chocolate! It is made out of cocoa butter though, which is what gets squished out of the cocoa beans during the chocolate-making process.

  7. Which country is the world's largest producer of cocoa?

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    Dominican Republic
    Colombia
    Ivory Coast
    Nigeria
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Ivory Coast produces over 40% of the world's cocoa.

  8. Chocolate actually contains bits of insects. True or False?

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    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's true! A chocolate bar contains an average of EIGHT insect parts. Mmmm, yummy!

  9. In ancient times, how was chocolate first consumed?

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    As a drink
    It was used as currency
    As food
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The earliest trace of cocoa was found in an Olmec jug from 600BCE. Cocoa was also widely consumed as a drink by the Mayans who followed, and even the Aztecs (who eventually also used it as currency).

  10. In just 24 hours, roughly how many Dairy Milk Chocolate Buttons are produced at the Bourneville factory in Birmingham?

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    100 million
    250 million
    400 million
    600 million
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Around 400 million delicious buttons are made within 24 hours. Plus over 5.5 million Dairy Milk bars and 1.2 million Creme Eggs...

You're Only A True Chocoholic If You Score More Than 6/10 On This Quiz

No chocolate for you! Brush up on your knowledge before you reach for that delicious sweet treat!

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Not bad but definitely not good! You can help yourself to some white chocolate since it's not actually chocolate...

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You've passed! Your chocolate knowledge is pretty decent. You've earned yourself a little bit of choccy!

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Passed with flying colours! You're practically an expert on chocolate! Go get a massive bar of chocolate goodness and eat every last bit. You deserve it!

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