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Potato Chips

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Potato Chips were invented in New York in 1853. The original potato chip was salted for extra flavor, but now chips are a multi-billion dollar industry with new flavors like nacho cheese, BBQ and salt and vinegar. If the summer heat is getting you down, try a trick popular in Canada: freeze your chips and eat them cold!

  1. 1. How do people eat chips in Canada?
    1. a. Raw
    2. b. Grilled
    3. c. Frozen
  2. 2. What was the first chip flavor?
    1. a. Salted
    2. b. BBQ
    3. c. Dijon
  3. 3. Where were potato chips invented?
    1. a. California
    2. b. New York
    3. c. Connecticut