Food & Drink Trivia and Answers

Everyone is an expert on food and drink. Right? We mean we all are aware of what goes into our mouths. Or… maybe not. Do you dare to learn more about the world of cuisine? Or are you already a culinary expert who scoffs at the idea of finding challenging, internet-based questions? Either way, TriviaQN’s Food & Drink Trivia will satisfy your appetite for an interesting, fun-filled way to test your knowledge of what we eat and drink.

Hard

Where was the first McDonald's restaurant located?

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Answer: California
More information: The McDonald brother, Maurice (Mac) and Richard, opened their first restaurant in San Bernardino, California in 1948.

Medium

Baloney is a form of what?

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Answer: Sausage
More information: Baloney is the colloquial name for bologna sausage, a type of cold cut usually made of pork or beef.

Hard

The red food-coloring carmine is extracted from which source?

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Answer: Beetles
More information: Carmine is used in a variety of candies such as the Mars company's Skittles, and it takes 70,000 beetles to produce one pound of it!

Easy

Which of the following is a leavening agent?

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Answer: Yeast
More information: Yeast is a common leavening agent which causes bread to rise. Many unleavened breads are referred to as flatbreads.

VeryHard

Kiwifruit are indigenous to which part of the world?

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Answer: China
More information: Kiwifruit originate from China and were first recorded during the 12th Century Song dynasty.

Hard

Which was the first political party in the United States to implement a free breakfast program for school children?

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Answer: Black Panther
More information: The Black Panther Party's "Free Breakfast for Children Program", implemented in 1969, served as the inspiration for similar initiatives run by the US federal government today.

Easy

Fish fingers are also known as what in the United States?

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Answer: Fish Sticks
More information: A fish finger or fish stick is a strip of boneless, breaded fish meat that is usually served fried.

Easy

Which American political figure was key in getting legislation passed to improve the nutritional value of food served in schools?

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Answer: Michelle Obama
More information: Michelle Obama was a central figure in getting the "Healthy, Hunger Free Kids Act", which sought to improve nutrition and reduce obesity, passed in 2010.

Hard

Which of the following fruits actually comes from an herb?

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Answer: Bananas
More information: The plants which produce bananas are actually herbs, not trees, since they are not composed of wood.



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