The Great Cereal Quiz

View as Slideshow

Which slogan is considered the most memorable?

Which slogan is considered the most memorable?
a. Cap'n Crunch:"Stays crunchy ... even in milk."

b. Wheaties: "The breakfast of champions."

c. Frosted Flakes: "They're GR-R-REAT!"

d. Kix: "Kid tested, mother approved."

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
c. Frosted Flakes: "They're GR-R-REAT!" This slogan has been used for 60 years

Who was the first athlete to appear on a Wheaties box?

Who was the first athlete to appear on a Wheaties box?
a. Bruce Jenner

b. Mary Lou Retton

c. Michael Jordan

d. Lou Gehrig

Content continues below ad

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
d. Lou Gehrig graced the box in 1934

What was the first fruit-flavored cereal?

What was the first fruit-flavored cereal?
a. Trix

b. Fruity Pebbles 

c. Fruit Loops 

d. Strawberry Shortcake

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
a. Trix was introduced in 1954

Content continues below ad

Which doctor, who preached the wonders of a healthy diet, invented the first ready-to-eat cold breakfast cereal? (Hint: It was called Granula.)

Which doctor, who preached the wonders of a healthy diet, invented the first ready-to-eat cold breakfast cereal? (Hint: It was called Granula.)
a. Robert Atkins

b. James Caleb Jackson

c. John Kellogg

d. Mehmet Oz

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
b. Jackson created the ready-to-eat stuff with just flour and water.

What special equipment was created and patented by Dr. Alexander P. Anderson to make Puffed Rice (a precursor to puffed-corn cereals like Kix)?

What special equipment was created and patented by Dr. Alexander P. Anderson to make Puffed Rice (a precursor to puffed-corn cereals like Kix)?
a. an air gun

b. a tire pump

c. a steam pump

d. a conveyor belt

Content continues below ad

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
a. Puffed Rice was made with the air gun.

Which cereal below was created before 1900?

Which cereal below was created before 1900?
a. Grape-Nuts

b. Shredded Wheat

c. Toasted Corn Flakes

d. all of the above

Courtesy Post Cereals, © Jupiterimages/Brand X Pictures/Thinkstock, © iStockphoto/Thinkstock
d. The birth of ready-to-eat cereals started in the mid- to late-1800s

Content continues below ad

What was the first certified organic cereal on the market?

What was the first certified organic cereal on the market?
a. Corn Flakes

b. Sunrise

c. Rice Crispies

d. Shredded Wheat

© iStockphoto/Thinkstock
b. This sweetened corn cereal, Sunrise, was on the market from 1999 to 2001.

Become more interesting every week!

Get our Read Up newsletter

how we use your e-mail
We will use your email address to send you the newsletter each week, and we may also send you occasional special offers from Reader's Digest. For more information please read our privacy policy.

4 thoughts on “The Great Cereal Quiz

  1. Welcome to ==== http://fashion-long-4biz。com ==
    Air Jordan (1-24) shoes $35
    UGG BOOT $50
    Nike shox (R4, NZ, OZ, TL1, TL2, TL3) $35
    Handbags ( Coach Lv fendi D&G) $35
    T-shirts (polo, ed hardy, lacoste) $16
    Jean (True Religion, ed hardy, coogi)$34
    Sunglasses ( Oakey, coach, Gucci, Armaini)$15
    New era cap $16
    Bikini (Ed hardy, polo) $18
    FREE SHIPPING

  2. I get VERY frustrated   when you print articles in a dark  backround..  Print everything  on a WHITE  background so we  can read it easier.
    Ann Novak
    2127 Southampton Lane
    Avon, OH  44011

  3. I need to cancel subscription BXBDDFY******CR-LOT0028A
    #RDAO7534029#    ISSN. I will return any new books if we cross in the mailing process also
    ISSN 034-1595tHANKS FOR YOUR HELP IN THIS MATTER

    Jackie Spencer
    106 Pine Burr Rd
    Carriere,MS.   39426

  4. I need to cancel subscription BXBDDFY******CR-LOT0028A
    #RDAO7534029#    ISSN. I will return any new books if we cross in the mailing process also
    ISSN 034-1595tHANKS FOR YOUR HELP IN THIS MATTER

    Jackie Spencer
    106 Pine Burr Rd
    Carriere,MS.   39426

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Some people like to travel by train because 
it combines the slowness of a car with the cramped public exposure of 
an airplane.

Dennis Miller

I think my pilot was a little inexperienced. We were sitting on the runway, and he said, “OK, folks, we’re gonna be taking off in a just few—whoa! Here we go.”

Kevin Nealon

“I can’t wait until your vacation is over.” 
—Everyone following you on Instagram

@kristencarney

A man knocked on my door and asked for a donation toward the local swimming pool. So I gave him a glass of water.

Comedian Greg Davies

Funny Jokes

Just found the worst page in the entire dictionary. What I saw was disgraceful, disgusting, dishonest, and disingenuous.

@sixthformpoet

Funny Jokes

Client: We need you to log in to the YouTube and make all our company videos viral.

From clientsfromhell.net

Funny Jokes

My cat just walked up to the paper shredder and said, “Teach me 
everything you know.”

@NicCageMatch

Funny Jokes

“Just because you can’t dance doesn’t mean you shouldn’t dance.” 
—Alcohol

@yoyoha (Josh Hara)

Funny Jokes

My parents didn’t want to move to Florida, but they turned 60 and that’s the law.

—Jerry Seinfeld

Funny Jokes

Q: What do you call an Amish guy with his hand in a horse’s mouth?

A: A mechanic.