The Obscure Fruit Quiz

We’ve already put your knowledge of obscure veggies to the test. How familiar are you with some of the world’s lesser known fruits, though? Take our quiz to find out.

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What's the name of this threatening-looking fruit?
The horned melon
The prickly pear
The spiny monkey orange
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What are these odd fruits?
Mangosteen
Naranjilla
Wampee
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What are these hairy Southeast Asian fruits?
Soursop
Madrono
Rambutan
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What are these berries that are used in a bitter jelly that’s popular in the United Kingdom?
Cloudberries
Rowanberries
Thimbleberries
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What's the name of this fruit? (We’ll even give you a totally unhelpful hint: it’s the national fruit of Bangladesh!)
Jackfruit
Calamansi
Medlar
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The pawpaw is indigenous to what continent?
Africa
Asia
North America
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What type of berry is this?
Lingonberry
Hackberry
Salmonberry
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The loquat is a distant relative of what more familiar fruit?
The apple
The strawberry
The orange
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What's the name of this fruit?
Quince
Breadfruit
Malay apple
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Why has the durian been banned from public transportation vehicles in parts of Southeast Asia?
It causes strong allergic reactions
Its juices make a huge mess
It stinks
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The carambola, or starfruit, is closely related to what other Asian fruit?
The arhat
Buddha’s hand
The bilimbi