WONDER #2506: Are Miracle Berries Magic?
Question 1 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- how miracle berries work and why they’re not currently used as a sugar substitute.
- the life of Robert Harvey and his fight with the FDA.
- why lemons, pickles, and celery taste so sweet.
- how different proteins can affect people’s taste buds and make foods taste salty, spicy, or sweet.
Question 2 of 3
Miracle berries make foods taste sweet because of a protein called ______________________.
Question 3 of 3
The effect of miracle berries is more obvious with what types of foods?
- Sweet and salty
- Bland and spicy
- Savory and sweet
- Sour and acidic
Check your answers online at https://wonderopolis.org/wonder/Are-Miracle-Berries-Magic.