How well do you know your fruit?

Streamline Less Sugar Fruit Jams and Marmalades

Fruit and vegetables are rather incredible. We love them. They are an important part of a healthy diet and variety is as important as quantity. Packed with essential vitamins, minerals and fibre, they add fresh colour and flavour to our plates and some can make wonderful jam and marmalade preserves! Some even have unusual secrets… So join in and have some fun with Streamline fruit trivia!

A) On which continent did apple trees originate?

1 – Asia

2 – Africa

3 – Europe

4 – America

B) What is the scientific name for the study of fruit?

1 – Fructistry

2 – Pomology

3 – Mycology

4 – Fructulogy

C) Which of these fruit is not from the rose family?

1 – Apple

2 – Raspberry

3 – Strawberry

4 – Blackcurrant

 D) What is the only fruit to bear its seeds on the outside?

1 – Blueberry

2 – Pineapple

3 – Strawberry

4 – Raspberry

 E) What percentage of a watermelon is just water?

1 – 30

2 – 75

3 – 92

4 – 98

 F) Approximately how many seeds does a single strawberry have?

1 – 25

2 – 50

3 – 200

4 – 100

 G) What do apple pips contain?

1 – Vitamin D

2 – Cyanide

3 – Sodium

4 – Apple juice

 H) The stones from which fruit were once used in bed-warming pans?

1 – Plum

2 – Avocado

3 – Cherry

4 – Peach

I) Which fruit has the highest oil content?

1 – Peach

2 – Avocado

3 – Olive

4 – Mango

 J) Which of these is not a fruit?

1 – Cucumber

2 – Avocado

3 – Tomato

4 – Lettuce

 

 

Answers are…

A) 1; B) 2; C) 4; D) 3; E) 3; F) 3; G) 2; H) 3; I) 3; J) 4.