Guess the Crazy Records Set By Competitive Eaters

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Can you guess the records* competitive eaters set for each type of food listed?  See what you can sink your teeth into.

1. Can you guess how long it took to eat 6 pounds of baked beans?

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  • 1 minute and 40 seconds

  • 1 minute and 6 seconds

  • 1 minute and 48 seconds

  • 2 minutes and 2 seconds

 

2. How many pounds of french fries did someone devour in 10 minutes?

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  • 6 lbs

  • 7.9 lbs

  • 8.8 lbs

  • 6.7 lbs

 

3. Know how many minutes passed while someone ate 7 hamburgers (Thickburgers at 3/4 pound each)?

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  • 15 minutes

  • 11 minutes

  • 8 minutes

  • 10 minutes

 

4. Four 32-ounce bowls of mayonnaise were downed. How long did that take?

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  • 5 minutes

  • 8 minutes

  • 10 minutes

  • 12 minutes

 

5. Ten minutes and how many pulled pork sandwiches?!

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  • 25 sandwiches

  • 60 sandwiches

  • 45 sandwiches

  • 35 sandwiches

 

6. This was no picnic. . .wait, yes it was! Fifteen minutes and a whole lotta watermelon. . .can you guess how many pounds' worth?

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  • 13.22 lbs

  • 14.3 lbs

  • 11.7 lbs

  • 12.55 lbs

 

7. These ribs must've been finger-lickin' good since several pounds of them disappeared in 12 minutes. Can you guess how many?

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  • 14.68 lbs

  • 13.76 lbs

  • 12.22 lbs

  • 11.5 lbs

 

8. Can you guess how long 13 pounds of apple pie took to gobble up?

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  • 8 minutes

  • 7.5 minutes

  • 10 minutes

  • 9.75 minutes

 

9. Brain freeze! How long did it take to eat 1 gallon and 9 ounces of vanilla ice cream?

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  • 13.7 minutes

  • 15 minutes

  • 12 minutes

  • 10.5 minutes

 

10. Eaters chow down on hot dogs for 10 minutes; what's the record-setting number consumed?

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  • 61 hot dogs

  • 68 hot dogs

  • 62 hot dogs

  • 69 hot dogs

 

*Records according to Major League Eating.


About Maggie Tuten Tyner

Maggie wasn't born in Greenville, S.C., but she was certainly raised here, having called this her home for the last 20+ years.  She even graduated from local Furman University and went to work as an editor for 10Best shortly thereafter.

Her daydreams come mainly in the form of screenplays and novels, and her free time is spent watching movies, enjoying the gorgeous surrounding foothills or exploring the Greenville food scene – almost always alongside her husband.

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