Kids go bananas for the yellow fruit! The sweet, portable food is a tot favorite – often one of the first solids a lil one eats and one they continue to ask for as they grow. According to a report over on Yum, the country's banana supply may be at risk this year, as the Tropical Race Four fungus, which has already taken out Cavendish crops in Asia and Australia, is making its way to the Americas. Before you start hoarding the potassium-rich fruit, take this quiz to see how much you know about bananas!
That's Bananas! Do You Know the Facts About the Kid-Favorite Fruit?
How many pounds of bananas does the average American eat each year?
True or False: Bananas grow on trees.
True or False: Bananas are recommended as part of the BRAT diet when a child has an upset stomach.
Which type of banana is most commonly consumed in America?
True or False: Bananas have been tied to reducing the chance of developing asthmatic symptoms.