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Cooking Vegetables And Fruits

Subject : cooking
Instructions:
  • Answer 33 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Vegetable that has a single root that extends into the ground and provides nutrients to the part of the plant that exists above ground






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






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






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






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






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






7. French term for raw vegetables served as relish






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






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






10. Natural agent in fruits that causes them to ripen






11. Organ that develops from the ovary of a flowering plant and contains one or more seeds






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






13. Vegetable in which the fibrous plant stem is eaten






14. Red or purple pigment in vegetables and fruits






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






16. Colorless or white pigment in vegetables and fruits






17. Natural form of sugar found in fruit and vegetable






18. Type of peach whose flesh sticks to the pit






19. 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






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






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






24. Middle eastern eggplant dip






25. Method used to process food into a smooth pulp






26. Substance that gives a food its color






27. Japanese breaded and deep-fried vegetable






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






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






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






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






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






33. Fruit that originates in tropical locations