Spoon Candy

Sure, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But how much do you really know about all those sugary-sweet cereals that have kept kids awake and hyper at school (at least until lunch)? Grab your bowl and see how well you do!

1 of 20
How many holes appear in a piece of Honeycomb cereal?
five
six
seven
eight
2 of 20
Which cereal company does not have a main office in Battle Creek, Michigan?
Post
Ralston
Quaker Oats
Kellogg's
3 of 20
Which of the following was not the name of one of the seven Freakies characters?
Goblin
Gargle
Grumble
Goody-Goody
4 of 20
The shape of Cap'n Crunch cereal is meant to represent which of the following?
a billowing sail
a sailor hat
a desert island
a treasure chest
5 of 20
The correct spelling of the name of Quaker Oats' "regal" cereal (with crown-shaped pieces) is:
King Vitaman
King Vitiman
King Vitamin
King Vitimin
6 of 20
What running back was the first pro football player to appear on the front of a Wheaties box?
Tony Dorsett
Walter Payton
Larry Csonka
O.J. Simpson
7 of 20
What "family" musical act appeared in commercials for Alpha-Bits cereal in the early 1970s?
The Partridge Family
The Osmonds
The Jackson Five
The Carpenters
8 of 20
What became of John Gilcrest, the little boy who played Mikey ("He likes it!") in a famous TV commerical for Life cereal?
he owns a chain of furniture stores in upstate New York
he plays minor league baseball for the Milwaukee Brewers organization
he works as an advertising executive
he died in 1979 after eating Pop Rocks & drinking a Coca-Cola
9 of 20
An image of what natural wonder appeared for many years on boxes of Nabisco's Shredded Wheat?
Niagara Falls
The Grand Canyon
Mount Rainier
Old Faithful
10 of 20
What was the result of the 1980 vote in which kids chimed in on whether the Trix rabbit should be allowed to have one bowl of the cereal?
yes
no
a tie
the rabbit was disqualified
11 of 20
What "period" cereal was immortalized in the motion picture Pee-Wee's Big Adventure?
Donkey Kong Crunch
Mr. T Cereal
C-3POs
Bill & Ted's Excellent Cereal
12 of 20
Which member of the Rice Krispies trio is depicted here?
Snap
Crackle
Pop
Bang
13 of 20
Which was NOT a short-lived variety of Quaker's Cap'n Crunch cereal?
Orange Crunch
Choco Crunch
Punch Crunch
Cinnamon Crunch
14 of 20
What's the only original Lucky Charms marshmallow shape to remain unchanged since the cereal's introduction in 1963?




15 of 20
Which of these cereals contains more than 50% sugar?
Booberry
Froot Loops
Trix
Golden Crisp
16 of 20
Which "attachment" is missing from the top of Quisp's head in the image below?




17 of 20
What two words appear after "Frosted Flakes" on each box of the Kellogg-brand cereal?
"with vitamins"
"of corn"
"sugar added"
"by Kellogg's"
18 of 20
Which of these was once a member of General Mills' "monster cereal" lineup?
Phantom Phlakes
Creature Crunch
Wolf Berry
Yummy Mummy
19 of 20
Name the rooster who's appeared on boxes of Kellogg's Corn Flakes for half a century.
Rutherford
Bradley
Cornelius
Sunny
20 of 20
According to a classic Saturday Night Live commercial parody, "it would take over 30,000 bowls of your regular bran cereal to equal the fiber in one bowl" of what fictional cereal?
Frosted Grass
Sticks 'n' Stones
Colon Blow
Fee-Fo-Fiber