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1. Which part of the plant has the largest amount of sulphuric compounds, which is what causes tears when the onion is peeled or cut?
2. The word onion is derived from the Latin word 'unio' which means what?
3. Which State in Australia produces the highest percentage of the country's total onion crop?
4. Onions are high in energy and water content. They are low in calories, and have a generous amount of B6, B1, and what else?
5. Are onions toxic to cats and dogs?
6. When you eat at least half a raw onion a day, your good type HDL cholesterol goes up an average of 30%. What other effect do onions have?
7. For each leaf, there will be a ring of onion; the larger the leaf, the larger the ring will be.
8. Which of the following is not real?
9. What herb should you eat to get rid of onion breath?
10. What Beatles song has "onion" in its title?
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