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The Sticky History of Chewing Gum
Confectionery, Chocolates & Candy
"Willy Wonka may have disdained gum, yet it is probably the oldest candy going. How's your chewing gum history knowledge?"
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
The first commercial chewing gum was classified as a confectionery, and it's main purpose was which of the following?
freshen the breath
to be chewed and not swallowed
Which main ingredient was traditionally used in making gum?
Who is thought to have been among the first people to chew gum?
New England settlers developed a gum using which of these ingredients?
Commericialized modern chewing gum came out during what time period?
William Semple is known for what important contribution to chewing gum history?
added gum to baseball cards
he invented bubble gum
he filed for the first chewing gum patent
he came up with tutti-frutti as a flavor
What health benefits does gum have?
both of these
none at all
If gum is swallowed it could take seven years to digest.
What gum flavor was used to hide the smell of liquor consumed during the 1920's Prohibition?
What country actually banned the sale of gum in 1992?
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Compiled Jun 28 12