Ultimate Food Trivia Questions for Kids 5-8


Looking to satisfy your little one's hunger for knowledge? Feast your eyes on The Great Food Fact Hunt!

This mouthwatering masterpiece serves up a delectable blend of education and entertainment in the form of fun games, perfect for curious young minds ready to dig into the fascinating world of food.


With brain-teaser trivia games like, “Which fruit has its seeds on the outside?” and “Why is a banana considered a berry?”, this book for 5-year-olds to 8-year-olds will keep your young ones on their toes and their taste buds tingling.

But don't worry, it's not just a buffet of answers—this summer book for kids encourages exploration, discovery, and a hearty appetite for learning.


Brimming with 120 pages of food-filled fun, The Great Food Fact Hunt comes in a handy 6×9 inch format that is perfect for on-the-go reading or a satisfying bedtime treat. And with its quiz-style layout, every correct answer serves up a mouthwatering sense of accomplishment, leaving young readers hungry for more.


The Great Food Fact Hunt is a culinary companion, a ticket to a world of wonder, and an invitation to a lifetime of curiosity. So, whether you're planning a family trip, hosting a lively party, or simply looking for a kids' activity book to keep them entertained this summer, this delectable delight is sure to satisfy their hunger for knowledge.

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Excerpt from The Great Food Fact Hunt© Copyright 2023 Finn McPhee


A friendly welcome to our young scholars.

A concise guide to our engaging question-and-answer style.

Words of encouragement and a primer to prepare our readers for the food trivia exploration ahead.

Chapter 1: Fruit Fact Frenzy

Embark on an adventure to uncover intriguing trivia about various fruits. Expect questions as sweet as strawberries, and answers as fascinating as they are fruity.

Chapter 2: Veggie Ventures

Get ready to delve into the world of vegetables. Tackle riddles that root out the most intriguing veggie facts and unearth answers that just might surprise you.

Chapter 3: Grain Games

Let's embark on a journey through fields of grain. With questions that will a-maize you and answers that unravel the most interesting grain facts, this chapter promises to be a granary of knowledge.

Chapter 4: Dairy Delights

Navigate through the creamy world of dairy. Expect the cheesiest of trivia questions and the creamiest of facts. From yogurt mysteries to the history of cheese, we're about to churn up some knowledge!

Chapter 5: Protein Power

Dive into the high-energy world of proteins. From cracking the mysteries of eggs to debunking the myths about beans, this chapter will certainly flex your trivia muscles!

Chapter 6: Sweet Treats

Ready for a sweet escape into the world of candies and chocolates? Unwrap questions as tantalizing as a candy bar and savor answers that are as sweet as victory.

Chapter 7: Fascinating Food Facts from Around the World

Prepare for a culinary world tour. From the origins of French fries to global pizza consumption, this chapter will serve as your passport to the world of international food trivia.



Question 1: Which country is famous for inventing French fries?

  1. France
  2. Belgium
  3. United States
  4. Italy

Answer: B) Belgium. Believe it or not, French fries weren't actually invented in France! They were first created in Belgium. So, the next time you enjoy a plate of crispy, golden fries, remember to thank Belgium for this tasty contribution to the world of food!

Question 2: In which country did pizza originate?

  1. Italy
  2. Greece
  3. United States
  4. China

Answer: A) Italy. Pizza lovers, rejoice! The beloved dish we know as pizza was born in Italy. Italians created this culinary masterpiece with its thin, crispy crust, savory sauce, and delectable toppings. Grazie, Italy, for sharing this scrumptious delight with the world!

Question 3: What popular Japanese dish consists of vinegared rice combined with raw fish or seafood?

  1. Sushi
  2. Ramen
  3. Tempura
  4. Udon

Answer: A) Sushi. Get ready to roll with sushi! This traditional Japanese dish combines vinegared rice with a variety of ingredients, including raw fish or seafood, vegetables, and even fruits. It's not only delicious but also an art form, as skilled chefs create beautiful and flavorful sushi rolls.

Question 4: Which country is known for its spicy cuisine, including dishes like curry and samosas?

  1. India
  2. Mexico
  3. Thailand
  4. Greece

Answer: A) India. Spice up your knowledge with Indian cuisine! India is famous for its flavorful and spicy dishes, such as curry, samosas, and aromatic rice dishes. The vibrant blend of spices and herbs creates a culinary experience that will make your taste buds dance.

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