Junk food is a broad category of snacks and treats that are consumed by millions of people every day. This category includes sweet and savory items like pizza, french fries, cupcakes and ice cream.
You're probably familiar with some types of junk food, such as hamburgers, hot dogs, corn dogs and waffle fries. Some junk food brands are also popular throughout households across the world, such as Hostess, Pop Tarts and Lay's. Hostess, for instance, is known for their Twinkies and Fruit Pies.
Some types of junk food are also small and bite-sized, which are the perfect snack for those on the go. These include Skittles, M&M's, Jelly Beans and Goldfish. Other types of junk food are traditionally served at carnivals, while others make a great birthday treat, such as cakes. Junk food can also be sour in flavor, with Sour Patch Kids and Neon Sour Gummy Worms as popular (and sour) snacks. This quiz is a list of 40 images, as well as a brief description of the junk food in question. It will be your job to match the name of the junk food to the image, using your own knowledge or the provided hint. Without further ado, take this junk food identification quiz now to see how much you really love junk food!
Cosmic Brownies are known for their rich chocolate taste and chewy texture. These brownies also have rainbow-colored chocolate chips on top.
Gummy Bears are known for their chewy texture and fun bear shapes. They also come in colors like white, green and red.
Kraft Mac and Cheese is one of the most famous kinds of mac and cheese. The elbow noodles mixed with the creamy cheese sauce is a staple in many households.
Lay's BBQ potato chips are thin, crispy and have a distinct BBQ flavor. The iconic black packaging is also easy to spot in the chip aisle.
Cheetos are a snack favorite that is beloved by many people. Each strip of Cheetos is covered in a cheese powder, and has a crunchy bite.
You can find curly fries at several fast food joints, such as Arby's. Curly fries are frequently doused in a seasoning blend of some sort.
Chocolate chip cookies are best served with milk, and can even be enhanced with nuts and candy! They are also easy to make, and bake in a jiffy.
Dunkin' and Krispy Kreme are known for their donuts, which come in a wide variety of flavors. Donuts can be filled with cream, topped with icing and even sprinkled with nuts and candy.
Neon Sour Gummy Worms are shaped like worms and come in a rainbow of colors. They are also covered in a coating of sweet and sour granules.
Fried chicken is a beloved item at fast food joints like Popeye's and KFC. Fried chicken can be prepared with white or dark meat, as well as with spicy flavors.
Hot dogs are a staple at baseball games, and are best topped with ketchup, mustard and even relish! There are also gourmet-style hot dogs which are topped with ingredients like crushed potato chips and aioli.
A burger can be either a hamburger or a cheeseburger, depending on if you like cheese or not. These are also best served with fries and a milkshake.
Nachos consist of tortilla chips that are topped with Mexican-style ingredients, such as pico de gallo and guacamole. Nachos are often made in servings large enough to feed several people.
Popcorn is a buttery treat that is often consumed at movie theaters. It can also be made in a microwave at home.
A pie is a type of dessert that is baked on a pie crust, and features various types of fillings. Some examples include an apple pie and a blueberry pie.
Ho Ho's have a delicious cream filling that is actually shaped like a pinwheel. These are then covered with a chocolate coating for a rich taste.
Oreos are a type of cookie that has a cream-filled center. The cream is sandwiched between two chocolate cookies for a crunchy bite.
Pizza is made with a pizza crust, cheese, sauce and a whole lot of toppings. Some examples of pizza includes sausage, pepperoni and supreme.
Ice cream sandwiches are two soft cookies that "sandwich" an ice cream layer in the center. Cookie flavors can include chocolate chip and dark chocolate, among others.
French fries are typically long, thin and crispy on the outside. They are also sold at fast food joints like Burger King and McDonald's.
Doritos makes a wide variety of potato chips, with the nacho cheese flavored-chips as a fan favorite by many. These are also packaged in a bright red bag.
Hostess Fruit Pies are small, hand-held pies that are filled with various types of fruit. Examples include cherry and apple pies.
Pork rinds are small, curly and have a distinct pork flavor to them. They are also perfect for a quick, salty snack.
You might recognize M&M's as a fun, bite-sized treat that comes in a variety of colors. They come in variety of flavors.
Skittles's slogan "taste the rainbow" is due to its rainbow-colored and rainbow-flavored candies. Flavors include strawberry, apple and lime, among many others.
Zebra cakes are white with zebra-like stripes on the exterior. These also have a cream-filled center and a yellow cake filling.
Pop tarts are a brand of toaster pastries that are best warmed up in a toaster. This allows for a crispy exterior with a soft, warm interior.
Ice cream is a beloved treat that can be served in a dish, in a cone or pressed between two cookies. It comes in a dizzying array of flavors.
You're probably familiar with brands like Sprite and Pepsi, which manufacture a variety of soda flavors. Other popular brands include Coca Cola, A&W and Mountain Dew.
A cake is a type of dessert that consists of layers of sponge cake and filling. These are also topped with frosting and can also be customized with photos.
You'll find a wide range of cupcakes, which vary in flavors, colors and textures. Some cupcakes are also topped with candy and nuts.
Twinkies have a soft texture and an iconic yellow exterior. These are also manufactured by Hostess.
Muffins look like cupcakes, but can be made with more savory ingredients, such as carrots and zucchini. There are also sweet variations, such as brown sugar and apple muffins.
Cheesecake Factory is best known for their cheesecake, which comes in a wide variety of flavors. Cheesecake may also consist of flavors like key lime, chocolate and peanut butter.
Jelly Beans are known for their rainbow-colored assortment and wide range of flavors. These candies are also shaped like tiny beans.
Chicken tenders are strips of chicken that are fried to a golden perfection. These are also typically boneless, and are sold by many fast food joints.
When you blend milk and ice cream together, you'll create a milkshake, which is a perfect pairing to burgers and fries. Standard milkshake flavors include vanilla, chocolate and strawberry.
Fritos are wavy or curly-style corn chips (depending on the variation) that comes in flavors like honey BBQ and chili cheese. Some variations are also shaped like a "scoop" for dipping purposes.
A corn dog is essentially a fried hot dog that is consumed on a stick. This is also best served with a side of mustard or ketchup, and is a popular treat at carnivals.
Goldfish are popular because of their small sizes and fun fish shapes. These also have a cheesy coating on the outside and a crispy exterior.