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Can you name the Sexy Starchy Staples?

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

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