The following website will answer questions 1-5 Click HERE to access the website.
1. Are Pumpkins a fruit or a vegetable?
2. What was the dollar value of pumpkin production in the major pumpkin growing states in 2008?
3. The top pumpkin producing states in the U.S. are:
4. What type of vitamin do pumpkins contain?
5. Pumpkins are ____% water.
6. The new world record for the world's largest pumpkin weighs __________ pounds. Click HERE to find out.
Watch a video to answer the next few questions (CLICK HERE to access the video):
7. How long have pumpkins been grown in Central America?
8. Who do we have to thank for introducing us to pumpkins?
9. Carving a Jack-o-lantern is actually an ________ tradition. Before they came to America they used to carve their Jack-o-Lanterns out of large ____________.
10. Where is the 2010 "pumpkin chuckin" festival held? Click HERE to find out.
11. Click HERE to watch a video about growing giant pumpkins. According to the video, "Every leaf represents ________ of the pumpkin".
12. Name another interesting tidbit you learned about pumpkins: __________.