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All about chocolate

3.6
(80 votes)
11 questions
English
Test your chocolate knowledge with this quiz covering its origins, production, and trivia.
1

Which tree does chocolate come from?

Cocoa tree

Black tree

Chocolate tree

Orientalis tree

Easy  85% got this right

Chocolate was once used as currency by the Aztecs and Mayans.
2
48 random squares

Which famous chocolate brand has a mountain as its logo?

Toblerone

Cadbury

Hershey's

Nestlé

74% got this right

Toblerone's triangular shape is inspired by the Swiss Alps, specifically the Matterhorn.
3

Approximately how many cocoa beans are required to make 1lb/450g of chocolate?

1
400
600

50% got this right

The Aztecs had specific chocolate exchange rates for goods like a turkey or an avocado.
4
48 random squares

Which country is the largest producer of cocoa beans?

Ivory Coast

Brazil

Equador

India

Hard  14% got this right

The Ivory Coast produces about 40% of the world's cocoa beans.
5

Where is the town of Hershey located, known as "The Sweetest Place on Earth" due to its famous chocolate factory?

Hard  7% got this right

Did you know Hershey has streetlights shaped like Hershey's Kisses?
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Which ingredient in chocolate can be toxic to dogs?

Theobromine

Cocoa butter

Soy lecithin

Sugar

Hard  34% got this right

Theobromine, found in chocolate, can be toxic to dogs but is actually used to treat asthma in humans.
7

Where is Bournville, the village formed by Cadbury's for its employees as a model village?

Hard  8% got this right

The Cadbury family were Quakers and the sale of alcohol was banned.
8

Which of the following is NOT typically an ingredient in white chocolate?

Cocoa solids

Cocoa butter

Milk solids

Sugar

47% got this right

White chocolate isn't technically chocolate since it doesn't contain cocoa solids.
9
48 random squares

Which country consumes the most chocolate per capita?

Hard  11% got this right

Swiss chocolate pioneers invented milk chocolate and the world-famous Toblerone bar.
10

Rank the following types of chocolate based on their typical cocoa content, from highest to lowest

1.

Unsweetened Baking Chocolate

2.

Dark Chocolate

3.

Milk Chocolate

4.

White Chocolate

Easy  88% got this right

Dark chocolate can improve brain function, thanks to flavonoids boosting blood flow to the brain.
11

What is the process of grinding roasted cacao beans into a liquid state called?

Conching

Fermentation

Melting

Tempering

Hard  23% got this right

Did you know? Conching, the process to create chocolate, got its name from the shell-like shape of early machines.