Use facts from the story to complete the following statements:
1. Kasara Thepprasit owns a:
a) travel business.
b) bakery in central Thailand.
c) Bangkok fish market.
2. The 39-year-old entrepreneur (businessperson) prepares:
a) cakes made with snakeheads.
b) odd-tasting foods.
c) cheese-flavored frozen desserts.
3. Kasara's specialty ice creams are made with:
a) 40 kinds of meat.
b) pieces of fish.
c) soy milk and olive oil.
4. Four herbs are added to the bizarre foods to:
a) bring out their coconut flavor.
b) add a meaty taste to the concoctions.
c) get rid of the fishy smell.
5. An Australian company offered to:
a) give Kasara's husband a job.
b) buy the secret dessert recipe.
c) pay $695,000 for 4,000 cakes.
6. Supot Prasongsuksan came up with the idea of adding fish to bakery items because he:
a) knew it was a good way to earn money.
b) liked to show off.
c) thought it would impress the bluebloods.
7. The original snakehead product was:
a) baked in a fish-shaped mold.
b) intended as a gift to Thailand's royal family.
c) both a) and b) are correct.
8. Thais were first able to purchase cakes baked out of fish:
a) at an annual Singburi Snakehead Festival.
b) only on weekends.
c) seventy years ago.
9. The royal family thinks that baking with snakeheads:
a) keeps the tourists out of the province.
b) will increase the price of cakes to $3.50 each.
c) is an interesting way to use local ingredients.
10. The popular Singburi bakery will soon be selling:
a) cookies for fish.
b) Chinese confections made with bones.
c) deep-fried snake.
Answer Key: 1. b, 2. a, 3. b, 4. c, 5. b, 6. c, 7. c, 8. a, 9. c, 10. b