By Krishitha Gopalakrishnan
Everything is related to science. Take your food for example. Carrots, burgers, ice-cream…you name it! Let’s see how well you know your food with a few questions!

#1. What do bees make honey out of?

Honey is made from regurgitated (vomited) nectar from flowers.

#2. What do humans make maple syrup out of?

Maple syrup is made by boiling the sap from maple trees.

#3. What part of a plant is a cucumber?

Cucumbers are fruits, which is why most types have seeds in them.

#4. What type of diet are humans adapted to?

Humans are able to survive on both plant and animal matter, so they are omnivores.

#5. What household substance is made from sodium chloride?

Sodium chloride is the chemical formula for salt.

Was I right?


Congratulations! You are a real science whiz!

Oh dear! Better brush up before the next quiz!


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