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Cooking Vegetables And Fruits

Subject : cooking
Instructions:
  • Answer 33 questions in 15 minutes.
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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. Middle eastern eggplant dip






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






4. Natural agent in fruits that causes them to ripen






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






6. Fruit that originates in tropical locations






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






8. Natural form of sugar found in fruit and vegetable






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






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






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






12. Japanese breaded and deep-fried vegetable






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






14. Method used to process food into a smooth pulp






15. French term for raw vegetables served as relish






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






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






18. 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






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






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






21. Substance that gives a food its color






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






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






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






25. Red or purple pigment in vegetables and fruits






26. Type of peach whose flesh sticks to the pit






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






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






29. Green pigment in vegetables and fruits






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






31. Colorless or white pigment in vegetables and fruits






32. Vegetable in which the fibrous plant stem is eaten






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