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Can You Match These Foods To Their Scientific Names?

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    Banana
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    Banana
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    Pineapple
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    Pineapple
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a pineapple!

    The scientific name for a banana is Musa acuminata.

    It's a pineapple!
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    Garlic
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    Garlic
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    Onion
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    Onion
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's garlic!

    The scientific name for an onion is Allium cepa.

    It's garlic!
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    Orange
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    Orange
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    Apple
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    Apple
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's an apple!

    The scientific name for an orange is Citrus sinensis.

    It's an apple!
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    Carrot
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    Carrot
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    Sweet potato
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    Sweet potato
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a carrot!

    The scientific name for a sweet potato is Ipomoea batatas.

    It's a carrot!
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    Lemon
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    Lemon
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    Grapefruit
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    Grapefruit
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a grapefruit!

    The scientific name for a lemon is Citrus limon.

    It's a grapefruit!
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    Cucumber
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    Cucumber
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    Cauliflower
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    Cauliflower
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a cucumber!

    The scientific name for a cauliflower is Brassica oleracea var. botrytis.

    It's a cucumber!
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    Mulberry
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    Mulberry
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    Strawberry
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    Strawberry
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a strawberry!

    The scientific name for a mulberry is Morus alba.

    It's a strawberry!
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    Wasabi
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    Wasabi
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    Pumpkin
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    Pumpkin
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a pumpkin!

    The scientific name for wasabi is Wasabia japonica.

    It's a pumpkin!
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    Broccoli
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    Broccoli
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    Blueberry
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    Blueberry
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's broccoli!

    The scientific name for a blueberry is Vaccinium corymbosum.

    It's broccoli!
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    Corn
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    Corn
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    Fennel
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    Fennel
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's corn!

    The scientific name for fennel is Foeniculum vulgare.

    It's corn!
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    Pea
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    Pea
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    Plum
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    Plum
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a pea!

    The scientific name for a plum is Prunus salicina.

    It's a pea!
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    Rhubarb
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    Rhubarb
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    Eggplant
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    Eggplant
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's eggplant!

    The scientific name for rhubarb is Rheum rhaponticum.

    It's eggplant!
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    Horseradish
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    Horseradish
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    Ginger
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    Ginger
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's ginger!

    The scientific name for horseradish is Armoracia rusticana.

    It's ginger!
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    Soybean
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    Soybean
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    Artichoke
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    Artichoke
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a soybean!

    The scientific name for an artichoke is Cynara scolymus.

    It's a soybean!
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    Chive
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    Chive
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    Chili Pepper
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    Chili Pepper
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's a chili pepper!

    The scientific name for a chive is Allium schoenoprasum.

    It's a chili pepper!
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Can You Match These Foods To Their Scientific Names?

Oh no! You failed. So, maybe you're not a scientist but you still love food and that's got to count for something right?!

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You did OK! Science can be tough, we get that, but you recognized a lot of them! And thats impressive!

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Way to go! You're clearly a big foodie who digs science. That's pretty cool. Go reward yourself with some fruits and veggies!

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