Who was Orville Redenbacher? Betty Crocker? Take the 'famous food names' quiz!

Was Chef Boyardee a real chef? Who is the namesake of the Wendy's hamburger chain? And why did Paul Newman start making salad dressing? Test your knowledge of some of America's most famous food names with this 25-question quiz. 

By , Staff writer

1. Which of these is NOT a real person?

The 'Betty Crocker' character and brand was created in 1921 for General Mills by businesswoman and home economist Marjorie Hustead.

The 'Betty Crocker' character and brand was created in 1921 for General Mills by businesswoman and home economist Marjorie Hustead.

The 'Betty Crocker' character and brand was created in 1921 for General Mills by businesswoman and home economist Marjorie Hustead.

The 'Betty Crocker' character and brand was created in 1921 for General Mills by businesswoman and home economist Marjorie Hustead.

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Betty Crocker

 

Orville Redenbacher

 

Chef Boyardee

 

Colonel Sanders

 
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