One Sweet Quiz

Test your smarts about sweets.

1. How many teaspoons of sugar does the average American take in through food and drinks every day?

2. Which of these sweeteners comes from a plant?

3. What is the equivalent of 1 gram of sugar?

4. Humans are born with a sweet tooth:

5. Where do sugars often lurk?

6. Why is high-fructose syrup in so many foods?

7. What’s a good grocery store strategy to avoid buying food with added sugar?

8. What’s another name for table sugar?

9. You can still find saccharin in foods today:

10. When searching food labels for added sugar, look for:

11. Which country leads the world in sugar production?

12. Eating too much sugar causes diabetes: