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Mar 21, 2014 10:23 AM

Can you match these brands to their corporate behemoth owners?

As it turns out, the answer for me is "Nope." I got 25%, which is bang on random chance for a multiple choice quiz with 4 options.

I'd like to plead 'Canadian', but we have over half of those brands here in Canada, too, and I didn't really know any of the corporate ownership details.

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  1. I came in at 40%. The yogurts, Splenda, and syrups killed me.

    1. I got 35% (7 questions).

      I did laugh at "Soylent Corp." as a choice for Duncan Hines.

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      1. 25%. I hadn't heard of many of those parent companies; most of the products I have never purchased and the only one I purchase regularly is Dannon yogurt.

          1. re: melpy

            Wow! That's way worse than random chance. That's an almost unachievable level of wrongness!

            Fortunately, this is the kind of quiz where wrongness might be an indicator of a healthier, happier life.

            1. re: Jacquilynne

              I think so since I never buy most of this.
              I was stabbing in the dark pretty much so random chance was really all it was.

              1. re: melpy

                <"I was stabbing in the dark ">

                That's exactly what I did and got 20%! We don't buy any of those products at all. Don't know why I even bothered but I wanted to know what the connections are.

          2. Fun.

            I got 20% just by hitting buttons randomly (yay for randomness).

            Cannot eat much in the way of pre-prepared foods due to a physical condition.

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              1. re: kcshigekawa

                I got 20% too -- I buy less than 20% of those brands....