Chocolate Scholarship Cheat Sheet

In order to give you an idea as what to expect on the chocolate scholarship, we have prepared this cheat sheet which consists of sample questions for you to answer and practice. The sources are mentioned above the question groups but there are more sources for the questions that can be found on the information page. So learn about chocolate and test your knowledge by answering these questions, but don’t forget, the quiz consists of many more questions, this is just a sample to help you prepare!

Sweet Luck!    


During the conch stage of chocolate making, __________.

the cocoa butter is crystallized

chocolatiers watch Spongebob for conch enlightenment

the ingredients are heated and stirred slowly until they melt

the cacao, cocoa butter, milk, sugar, and flavors are mixed


Where does chocolate come from?

Coca Plant

Cacao trees

Christmas trees

The Giving Tree


How was chocolate originally consumed?

as a hot, spiced beverage

as a solid bar

as an ingredient in cakes

as a brown hair dye
Where is the Cacao Tree native to?


Central and South America

Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory

Chocolate is so good, it must be from heaven


Out of the 300 chemical components of chocolate, which is the most commonly known?

I don’t care, it just tastes good.



Milton Hershey, Hershey Magnate, cancelled what big life-changing vacation?

His Titanic reservation due to business matters

His much needed trip to relax in Hawaii

The trip to the moon to become the first chocolatier in space

A trip to my kitchen cabinet, I’m out of chocolate


What is a ganache?

A mixture of chocolate and heavy cream

A mixture of heavy cream and milk

A mixture of heavy cream and butter

A mixture of cream and heavenly powder


What is a truffle?

A ganache with the whipped heavy cream

A ganache with butter instead of heavy cream

Fungi dipped in chocolate

A mushroom flavored chocolate

The following questions come from the book Viva Chocolate, by Baruch Schaked. All the information you need to answer these questions can be found on the informational page.


Which of the following statements is true?

You can get drunk off of chocolate (chocolate wasted).

Chocolate plays a direct role in occurrence of acne.

Chocolate is the secret to eternal life.

Chocolate is a rich source of antioxidants.


Chocolate is sweetened by using __________.

sugar from vegetables

glycogen from animals


A love poem