10/3/2016 – Gum


Welcome to Five Course Trivia! Five days a week, we’ll post five questions about something from the culinary world, from soup to nuts and all dishes in between.

Today, let’s ask five questions about a product I personally don’t endorse, but I hear others do: gum. Enjoy!

1. Give the brand name of the gum seen here, whose name is derived from a classic ingredient for gum, although most gums now use a synthetic-type of the ingredient butadiene.

Question 1

2. This is the logo of what chewing gum brand?

Question 2

3. Name the two classic gum brands that were introduced in 1893 by the Wrigley Company.

4. Although Orbit gum has now moved towards individually wrapped pieces, Orbit gum has traditionally been sold in the packaging seen here, which is called what? Medicine is also often sold in packaging with this two-word name.

Question 4

5. What gum brand has been unpackaged, and placed in the glass seen here?

Question 5

Tomorrow: State foods!


1. Chiclets
2. Stride
3. Juice Fruit and Spearmint
4. Blister pack
5. Big League Chew

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