WONDER #303: How Much Does Penny Candy Cost?

Question 1 of 3

Why has the price of "penny candy" increased over the years?

  1. economy
  2. ingredients
  3. inflation
  4. none of the above

Question 2 of 3

How was candy sold back in the "old days"?

  1. In single units
  2. By the bag
  3. In a jar
  4. In wrappers

Question 3 of 3

What were some popular penny candies from the past, according to this WONDER?

  1. jawbreakers, bubble gum, sweet tarts, and candy necklaces
  2. bottle caps, jelly beans, red hots, and licorice
  3. candy corn, salt water taffy, peanut butter cups, and Dum Dum suckers
  4. licorice, wax lips, ring pops, and smarties

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