Chocolate Scholarship

In order to give you an idea as what to expect on the chocolate scholarship, we have prepared this cheat sheet which consists of sample questions for you to answer and practice. The sources are mentioned above the question groups but there are more sources for the questions that can be found on the information page. So learn about chocolate and test your knowledge by answering these questions, but don’t forget, the quiz consists of many more questions, this is just a sample to help you prepare!

Sweet Luck!         

 

http://chocolate.mit.edu/science/

 

During the conch stage of chocolate making, __________.

        the cocoa butter is crystallized

        chocolatiers watch Spongebob for conch enlightenment

        the ingredients are heated and stirred slowly until they melt

        the cacao, cocoa butter, milk, sugar, and flavors are mixed

 

Where does chocolate come from?

        Coca Plant

        Cacao trees

        Christmas trees

        The Giving Tree

 

How was chocolate originally consumed?

        as a hot, spiced beverage

        as a solid bar

        as an ingredient in cakes

        as a brown hair dye

 

 

http://www.exploratorium.edu/exploring/exploring_chocolate/choc_2.html

 

        Where is the Cacao Tree native to?

        Europe

        Central and South America

        Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory

        Chocolate is so good, it must be from heaven

 

Out of the 300 chemical components of chocolate, which is the most commonly known?

        I don’t care, it just tastes good.

        Amphetamine

        Caffeine

        Theobromine.

 

 

http://www.factslides.com/s-Chocolate


Milton Hershey, Hershey Magnate, cancelled what big life-changing vacation?

        His Titanic reservation due to business matters

        His much needed trip to relax in Hawaii

        The trip to the moon to become the first chocolatier in space

        A trip to my kitchen cabinet, I’m out of chocolate

 

 

http://www.countrykitchensa.com/idea/recipes-candy/difference-between-a-truffle-a-ganache/49/210/961/

 

What is a ganache?

        A mixture of chocolate and heavy cream

        A mixture of heavy cream and milk

        A mixture of heavy cream and butter

        A mixture of cream and heavenly powder

 

What is a truffle?

        A ganache with the whipped heavy cream

        A ganache with butter instead of heavy cream

        Fungi dipped in chocolate

        A mushroom flavored chocolate

 

 

The following questions come from the book Viva Chocolate, by Baruch Schaked. All the information you need to answer these questions can be found on the informational page.

 

Which of the following statements is true?

        You can get drunk off of chocolate (chocolate wasted).

        Chocolate plays a direct role in occurrence of acne.

        Chocolate is the secret to eternal life.

        Chocolate is a rich source of antioxidants.

 

Chocolate is sweetened by using __________.

        sugar from vegetables

        glycogen from animals

        honey

        A love poem