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Coriander: Quiz


Question 1:

Question 2: Coriander seeds are used in brewing certain styles of beer, particularly some Belgian ________.
SpeltWeissbierBreadWheat beer

Question 3: Coriander juice (mixed with turmeric powder or mint juice) is used as a treatment for ________, applied to the face in the manner of toner.
Alopecia areataRosaceaAcne vulgarisOnychomycosis

Question 4:
What genus does Coriander belong to?

Question 5: Coriander seed is a spice (________ name: धनिया dhania), in garam masala and Indian curries, which often employ the ground fruits in generous amounts together with cumin.
Hindustani languageHindiPunjabi languageSanskrit

Question 6: Outside of Asia, coriander seed is used for ________ vegetables, and making sausages in Germany and South Africa (see boerewors).
Curing (food preservation)Fermentation (food)PicklingSmoking (cooking)

Question 7: The leaves have a different taste from the seeds, with ________ overtones.
CitronCitrusGrapefruitOrange (fruit)

Question 8: [8] This appears to be confirmed by archaeological evidence from the same period: the large quantities of the species retrieved from an ________ layer at Sitagroi in Macedonia could point to cultivation of the species at that time.
Bronze Age BritainBronze AgeDeverel-Rimbury cultureAncient Near East

Question 9: [10] Coriander seeds are used in traditional Indian medicine as a ________ by boiling equal amounts of coriander seeds and cumin seeds, then cooling and consuming the resulting liquid.
DiureticCalcium channel blockerAntihypertensive drugBeta blocker

Question 10: [1] The Mycenaean Greek form of the word, koriadnon is "similar to the name of Minos' daughter ________, and it is plain how this might later evolve to koriannon or koriandron."[2]
DionysusAthenaGreek mythologyAriadne


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