123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Quizzes served
6,312,343

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
41056

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

Mushroom Trivia

written by: pantera182
 
There are approximately 14,000 described species of mushrooms on the planet. Find out some interesting facts about them.

Question 1:


What kind of medical problems are shiitake mushrooms beneficial for according to various studies?
Immune system deficiency
All of these
Tumor
Thrombosis

Question 2:


What 's another name for the chaga mushroom, a parasitic fungus growing mainly on birch trees?
Ashy mushroom
Cinder conk
Black sparrow
All of these

Question 3:


What does the name of the Maitake mushroom mean?
Mother of earth
Dancing mushroom
Lover of he dawn
Born from the rain

Question 4:


Oyster mushrooms are used to treat what medical condition?
Liver disease
Viral infections
Measles
High cholesterol levels

Question 5:


To what continent is the poisonous mushroom known as death cap indigenous?
Australia
Europe
North America
Asia

Question 6:


Which of these mushrooms is a wild form of the Enokitake mushroom, used in Asian cuisines?
Velvet foot
All of these
Winter mushrooms
Velvet stem

Question 7:


What important vitamin do button mushrooms, a.k.a. common mushrooms, contain?
Vitamin B5
Vitamin B3
All of these
Vitamin D

Question 8:


What is the color of the mushroom known as flower-pot parasol and plantpot dapperling?
Yellow
Green
Purple
Pink

Question 9:


In what climate zone does the popular Parasol mushroom grow?
Boreal
Tropical
Temperate
All of these

Question 10:


How did the shaggy ink cap mushroom get its interesting name?
Because it secretes a black liquid and its cap looks like a shaggy hairdo
Because it has been formerly used in ink production
Because its cap is black and messy
None of these

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2020 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 2.8355488777161 seconds