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The Ultimate Patriotic Foods Quiz
by Staff
Fourth of July has hamburgers and hot dogs, Thanksgiving has turkey and stuffing. Americans love celebrating with food, but what do you really know about what you're eating? Take this quiz to learn more about foods that are as American as apple pie.

Ice cream cones are a popular summertime treat. How many licks does it take to finish a single-scoop cone?

  • 50
  • 100
  • 200

The term "hot dog" first appeared in the U.S. in the 1890s referring to the wagons sausage vendors pulled outside the dorms of this Ivy League university:

  • Harvard
  • Yale
  • Brown

One of the greatest debates in history -- which is better, creamy or crunchy peanut butter? While most of the U.S. prefers creamy, this region prefers crunchy:

  • West Coast
  • Midwest
  • East Coast

Apple pie continues to be named America's favorite dessert. What European country shares our love of apple pie and ranks the treat as one of its most popular?

  • France
  • Germany
  • England

What international event popularized the hamburger?

  • The Olympics
  • The World's Fair
  • The World Cup

Fact or fiction? The popular American side dish, cole slaw, is originally meant to be served hot.

  • Fact
  • Fiction

What percent of American households eat turkey on Thanksgiving, according to a poll conducted by the National Turkey Federation?

  • 78 percent
  • 88 percent
  • 98 percent

Macaroni and cheese is the most popular cheese recipe in the U.S. While children traditionally consume the most mac n' cheese, adults get about 16 percent of their average daily ________ from the cheesy noodles.

  • Calcium
  • Fiber
  • Protein