WONDER #200: How Did the Pretzel Get Its Shape?

Question 1 of 3

The shape of most pretzels resembles a what?

  1. knot
  2. porcupine
  3. triangle
  4. desk

Question 2 of 3

In 1850, the first commercial hard pretzel bakery opened in which state?

  1. Indiana
  2. Arizona
  3. Oregon
  4. Pennsylvania

Question 3 of 3

Which city’s residents eat roughly 12 times more pretzels than the average American?

  1. New York City
  2. Washington, D.C.
  3. Philadelphia
  4. Tell City

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