Science / Sexy Starchy Staples

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Can you name the Sexy Starchy Staples?

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What is one of the 3 top producers of cassava?
How do we reproduce cassavas?
What is the family of bananas
A cassava is an example of what?
Sweet potato - genus species
What is the family of wild yams?
What is the scientific name for cassava?
What's the scientific name of breadfruit
What is a non-food use of cattails?
Where is starch made and stored in roots?
What vitamins is the sweet potato rich in?
What vitamin is the white potato rich in?
What is used to propagate taro?
What plant was used by the Arawak to draw poison from wounds?
What is the best known example of a corm?
Where are bananas native to?
Who was responsible for the potato going to Europe?
What chemical is in taro that is for preventing herbivory?
What chemical necessitates peeling of wild yams?
Poi is made from what starchy staple?
Freeze drying potatoes make what?
How many petals are on a solanaceae flower?
A what is an underground stem with starch stored in its stem?
What is the name for severe protein deficiency associated with eating a diet exclusively of starchy staples?
Where did the potato originate?
Name an example of the deadly nightshade family
What is tapioca made from?
What nutrient is lower in sweet potato than white potato?
Where is the sweet potato native to?
Cross pollination of the bana with wild types results in what special property?
What is another name for cassava?
A sweet potato is an example of what?
What toxin is in cassava?
What is the scientific name the white potato?
Tubers are enlarged tips of?
Where are eyes formed?
Where is most sweet potato production from?
What does the arrowroot lack that makes their baked goods so useful to certain people?
Because yams contained disogenin, what were they once used for?

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