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The Ultimate Banana Quiz!

How much do you know about these curved treats? Don't slip up!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  July 1st 2021

Let's go bananas!

1/10 Bananas

How many different varieties of banana are there?

2/10 A banana wearing glasses

In the Middle Ages, a banana was known as what?

3/10 A cool banana

What's the most popular type of banana?


What percentage of an unripe banana is sugar?

5/10 Scientific bananas

The scientific name for a banana is musa sapientum. What does that mean?

6/10 A woman next to a tall banana plant

The banana plant is the world’s largest herb. True or false?

7/10 A ripe banana

What percentage of a ripe banana is sugar?

8/10 A bunch of bananas

What is a bunch of bananas is called?

9/10 A banana phone

How much DNA does a banana share with a human?

10/10 A floating banana

In which year did Great Britain receive its first shipment of bananas?

Oh no

Oh no! Better luck next time!

Good try

Good try! Why not have another go?

Great work

Great work! You know your stuff when it comes to bananas!


Wow! You're a banana expert!