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Cooking Vegetables And Fruits

Subject : cooking
Instructions:
  • Answer 33 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Organ that develops from the ovary of a flowering plant and contains one or more seeds






2. Herbaceous plant that can be partially or wholly eaten; has little or no woody tissue






3. French term for raw vegetables served as relish






4. Fruit that has a central pit enclosing a single seed - such as cherry - peach - apricot






5. Type of peach with flesh that separates easily from pit






6. Vegetables the develop from the ovary of a flowering plant and contain one or more seeds






7. Fleshly root or stem of a plant - such as a potato - that is able to grow into a new plant






8. Vegetable in which the fibrous plant stem is eaten






9. Chemical reaction that causes certain fruits to turn dark once the inside flesh is exposed to air






10. Colorless or white pigment in vegetables and fruits






11. Substance that gives a food its color






12. Fruit that originates in tropical locations






13. Japanese breaded and deep-fried vegetable






14. Method used to process food into a smooth pulp






15. Type of peach whose flesh sticks to the pit






16. Vegetable with broad leaves that range from dark green to pale green






17. Finish in which a small amount of honey - sugar - or maple syrup is added to the vegetable - coating it and giving it a sheen as it heats






18. Natural form of sugar found in fruit and vegetable






19. Natural agent in fruits that causes them to ripen






20. Vegetable sauce made from a puree of vegetables or fruit that can be served hot or cold






21. Green pigment in vegetables and fruits






22. Vegetable in which the flower and the attached stem of the plant are eaten






23. Fruit with a natural growing season taking place during the summer months






24. Technique that involves growing vegetables in nutrient-enriched water rather than in soil






25. Large groups of plants ranging from single-celled organisms to giant mushrooms






26. Enzyme in some fruits that causes cut fruit to turn brown once inside flesh is exposed to air






27. Fruit with a natural growing season taking place in the winter months






28. Vegetable that has a single root that extends into the ground and provides nutrients to the part of the plant that exists above ground






29. Middle eastern eggplant dip






30. Orange - yellow - red-orange - or red pigment in vegetables and fruits






31. Red or purple pigment in vegetables and fruits






32. Vegetable in which seed - and / or pod of the plant is eaten






33. Grading standards developed for fresh and canned fruits and vegetables by the USDA