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Candy quiz: How many licks does it take to reach the center of a Tootsie Pop?

You're a pro at knowing exactly how to eat Halloween candy (aren't we all?), but are you a true candy aficionado? Take our candy quiz to find out!

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1. Which of the following candies was co-created by a dentist?

A) Chocolate-covered raisins

B) Machine-spun cotton candy

C) Flavored jelly beans

2. The rock band Van Halen famously demanded that no M&Ms of this color be part of the backstage catering at their concerts:

A) Brown

B) Red

C) Blue

3. True or False: Babe Ruth never received any royalty payments from the Baby Ruth candy bar.

4. Which of the following is not a current or soon-to-be-available M&Ms flavor?

A) Coffee nut

B) Caramel

C) Grape

5. What is the actual flavor of marshmallow circus peanuts?

A) Peanut butter

B) Vanilla

C) Banana

6. According to a study done by Purdue University, how many licks does it take to reach the center of a Tootsie Pop?

A) 120

B) 360

C) 580

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Answer Key:

1: B) Machine-spun cotton candy

2: A) Brown

3: True

4: C) Grape

5: C) Banana

6: B) 360

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