You've decided to take a trip, but you don't want to eat cold cuts, and you certainly don't want to eat fast food. Why not try cooking as you drive? It might sound crazy, but the fact is you can cook on your car engine as you travel! Take our quiz to learn about how you can turn your car into a moving barbeque.
What should you do to find the hot spots on your engine?
Drizzle water on various engine parts.
Buy an industrial thermometer.
Grab various areas with your bare hand.
Which of these is a good place on the engine to cook your food?
one of the pistons
the exhaust manifold
It will take about an hour to cook chicken if you drive at what speed?
35 miles per hour
65 miles per hour
95 miles per hour
How many miles of driving does it take to cook sliced potatoes?
After how many miles will shrimp usually be ready to eat?
What is the purpose of the foil test?
The foil test determines the correct location for the food you're cooking.
The foil test determines the temperature of the engine.
The foil test determines the speed at which you should drive while cooking the food.
How tall should the foil ball for the test be?
What should you use to secure the food you're cooking?
a lightweight wire
What is the risk when securing food packages under engine hoses?
The engine could flood.
The transmission could get stuck.
The hose could come loose at some later point.
How dangerous is it to cook on an engine?
You must avoid placing your food on which of these?
the fuel injector
the tail pipe
Cars that don't have fuel injectors have which of these instead?
an automatic transmission
an external generator
When placing food on an engine you must make sure to be careful about which of these?
How hot does a dashboard get in 90-degree weather?
While cooking on your engine may be safe, it could do which of these?
It might add an unpleasant flavor to the food.
It might ruin the texture of the food.
It might destroy the car.
Why is it a bad idea to cook stew on your engine?
The water won't boil.
The liquids might spill.
The liquid in the stew will reduce too quickly.
What sort of cooking liquid is likely to start a fire?
anything tomato based
What are the best kinds of foods to cook on the engine?
You should cook anything you want.
You should cook anything that is usually boiled.
You should cook anything that can be roasted.
Which of these is an example of the kind of food you should cook on an engine?
Before placing food on your car's engine, you should follow which of these safety tips?