1

The tomato is native to what present-day location?

Peru and Ecuador
Italy and Spain
Mexico
China

2

Where does the word "tomato" come from?

Old English
Spanish
Italian
Nahuatl (Aztec)

3

Which of the following is not the name of a tomato variety? 

Tiny Tim
Mr. Stripey
Earl of Edgecombe
Waldo's Sweater

4

The tomato belongs to what family? 

Solanaceae
Rosaceae
Fabaceae
Salicaceae

5

What is the best way to store a tomato?

In the refrigerator.
At room temperature, stem-side down.
Submerged in water.
In the freezer.

6

In what year did the H.J. Heinz Company sell its first bottle of tomato ketchup?

1901
1876
1869
1885

7

According to the USDA, what American state grows the most tomatoes for processing?

Texas
Washington
Virginia
California

8

Where does La Tomatina, a festival and tomato-based food fight, take place? 

Perugia, Italy
Toluca, Mexico
Buñol, Spain
Quito, Ecuador

9

When was the first can of Campbell's condensed tomato soup created?

1941
1929
1897
1881

10

What actor starred in "Return of the Killer Tomatoes!," the 1988 sequel to "Attack of the Killer Tomato!" (1978)?

George Clooney
Alicia Silverstone
Rob Lowe
Samuel L. Jackson

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