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by Staff
Everybody has his or her favorite PEZ dispenser, whether it's Chewbacca or Batman. But how much do you know about the plastic figurines and the candy in them? Test your knowledge with this quiz.

PEZ was invented in what country in 1927?

  • Austria
  • Brazil
  • Great Britain

What was the original intended purpose of PEZ candies?

  • curing indigestion
  • smoking cessation
  • to taste good

When was PEZ candy introduced in the United States?

  • 1941
  • 1967
  • 1952

Which of these was in the first series of PEZ dispensers introduced in the United States in the 1950s?

  • full-body Santa
  • full-body robot
  • both

Who was the first licensed cartoon character to appear on a PEZ dispenser?

  • Indiana Jones
  • Popeye
  • Wonder Woman

When did PEZ introduce interchangeable rubber-head dispensers?

  • late 1970s
  • early 1960s
  • mid-2000s

When were feet added to the bottoms of PEZ dispensers?

  • 1987
  • 1957
  • 1972

Where was the first PEZ collectors' convention held?

  • Los Angeles
  • Minneapolis
  • Mentor, Ohio

When was the first auction featuring PEZ dispensers held at Christie's in New York?

  • 1997
  • 1957
  • 1993

Which avian cartoon character appeared on a PEZ dispenser that figured into the plot of a 1993 "Seinfeld" episode?

  • Foghorn Leghorn
  • Tweety Bird
  • Daffy Duck

Which business magazine featured PEZ on the cover in 1993?

  • Fortune
  • Smart Money
  • Forbes

What is the most popular assortment of licensed characters in PEZ history?

  • Looney Tunes
  • Star Wars
  • Indiana Jones

Which new genre of PEZ dispensers was introduced in 2000?

  • Talking PEZ
  • Baby PEZ
  • Furry Friends

In what year were sour-flavored PEZ introduced?

  • 1959
  • 2002
  • 2010

When was the first official Elvis PEZ dispenser released?

  • 1978
  • 1997
  • 2007

Characters from what classic film were commemorated with PEZ dispensers in 2009?

  • "Citizen Kane"
  • "The Wizard of Oz"
  • "Gone with the Wind"

Which of these is not a PEZ flavor?

  • strawberry-vanilla
  • chocolate
  • hazelnut

Where is the Museum of PEZ Memorabilia located?

  • Los Angeles
  • Burlingame, Calif.
  • Iowa City, Iowa

What year was the Yappy Dog PEZ dispenser introduced?

  • 1960
  • 1992
  • 1976

Which of these British Royals was featured on a PEZ dispenser?

  • Queen Elizabeth
  • Prince William
  • King Edward V