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  Quiz: Chewing gum
Updated 01 November 2002, 14.50
Chewing gum
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What kind of tree resin did the ancient Greeks used to chew as gum?
  A: Mastiche
  B: Pastiche
  C: Bubbiche
What did the ancient Mayans chew as gum?
  A: Cocoa
  B: Chicory
  C: Chicle
What was the name of the man who made the first type of gum to go on sale in 1848?
  A: Thomas Adams
  B: John Curtis
  C: William Wrigley
How can you get chewing gum out of your hair?
  A: Rub it with peanut butter
  B: Soak it in vinegar
  C: Get a friend to chew it out
Where can you get heavily fined for buying or selling chewing gum?
  A: India
  B: Hong Kong
  C: Singapore


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