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Ketchup

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Known as "Red Sauce," Ketchup is a favorite burger, hot dog and French fry staple. The usual ingredients in this delicious sauce are ripe tomatoes, vinegar, sugar, salt and allspice. The first person to make the tomato Ketchup recipe was Mary Randolph in 1824. Her other claim to fame is her well-known cousin, Thomas Jefferson.

  1. 1. When was the first ketchup recipe made?
    1. a. 1898
    2. b. 1844
    3. c. 1824
  2. 2. What is an ingredient in ketchup?
    1. a. Vinegar
    2. b. Mustard
    3. c. Mayonnaise
  3. 3. What is ketchup known as?
    1. a. Red Sauce
    2. b. Tomato Goo
    3. c. Fire Sauce