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World Cultures and Traditions for Kids Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which country influenced the culinary arts of France in the 1400s and 1500s?

Question 2 2. What is French culinary artist Auguste Escoffier known for?

Question 3 3. Which of the following describes what a crepe is in France?

Question 4 4. About how many Taino people lived in the Caribbean by the time of Columbus's expedition?

Question 5 5. What was NOT one of the crops the Taino grew to feed themselves?

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Question 6 6. Why do we know so little about the Taino prior to Columbus's expedition?

Question 7 7. What is the purpose of the Pearl of Wisdom?

Question 8 8. What does the color red represent for the Chinese dragon?

Question 9 9. Which dynasty in China does the dragon dance date back to?

Question 10 10. Which fruits would you have been most likely to find in ancient Egypt?

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Question 11 11. From which source would ancient Egyptians get most of their protein?

Question 12 12. What food is the most important staple of both ancient and modern Egyptian diets?

Question 13 13. Most fast food gives our bodies a lot of _____.

Question 14 14. Foods that have been changed from their natural form (like meat becoming a hotdog) are said to be _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT one of the reasons that fast food is so popular today?

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Question 16 16. Which food from the Americas eventually became very important in Italian cooking?

Question 17 17. Which is the name of a popular Italian dessert similar to ice cream?

Question 18 18. What was the first type of pizza called?

Question 19 19. Why are there many different regional cuisines in Germany today? Choose the best answer.

Question 20 20. Which German region inspired the American hamburger?

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Question 21 21. What is bratwurst?

Question 22 22. Tortilla is a Spanish word that means _____.

Question 23 23. Why didn't the chocolate made by native Americans taste sweet?

Question 24 24. What two Native American foods combine to provide essential nutrients for healthy living?

Question 25 25. Serrano hams are made in what part of Spain's geography?

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Question 26 26. What type of seafood was more common in the diet of people from Spain previously in history?

Question 27 27. Spain's control of what land resulted in the introduction of chocolate to Spanish food?

Question 28 28. Why isn't the gyro considered to be a classic Greek dish?

Question 29 29. Why does the Greek diet contain a lot of seafood?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a Greek dish made with phyllo dough?

World Cultures and Traditions for Kids Chapter Exam Instructions

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