Got Pumpkin Power?

They're big, they're orange, and they taste great in pies -- but how much do you really know about the greatest of the gourds?

Quiz

They're big, they're orange, and they taste great in pies -- but how much do you really know about the greatest of the gourds?

1. Jack O' Lanterns were originally carved from:

  • Pumpkins
  • Turnips
  • Watermelons

2. Can you guess the weight of the biggest pumpkin ever grown?

  • 1,689 pounds
  • 992 pounds
  • 94 pounds

3. What is a Native American word for pumpkin?

  • Gourd
  • Isquotersquash
  • Homobock

4. Pumpkins, zucchini, cucumbers, and tomatoes are all:

  • Grains
  • Vegetables
  • Fruits

5. What pumpkin eater had a wife but couldn't keep her?

  • Jack Sprat
  • Peter Piper
  • Peter Peter

6. Who rode to the ball in a horse-drawn pumpkin?

  • Cinderella
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Queen Elizabeth

7. Who rode around Sleepy Hollow with a pumpkin for a head?

  • The Headless Horseman
  • Bart Simpson
  • Ichabod Crane

Your Results:

1. Jack O' Lanterns were originally carved from:
Turnips

2. Can you guess the weight of the biggest pumpkin ever grown?
1,689 pounds

3. What is a Native American word for pumpkin?
Isquotersquash

4. Pumpkins, zucchini, cucumbers, and tomatoes are all:
Fruits

5. What pumpkin eater had a wife but couldn't keep her?
Peter Peter

6. Who rode to the ball in a horse-drawn pumpkin?
Cinderella

7. Who rode around Sleepy Hollow with a pumpkin for a head?
The Headless Horseman

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