Blog entry New Subject! World Hunger

20 August 2012

Did you know that one in seven of us goes to bed hungry every night? Or that hunger kills more people every year than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined? An essential part of solving world hunger is knowing the facts, so that you can get others involved in the fight.

Check out the brand new World Hunger subject and see how much you really know about the very problem you’re helping to solve!

Think you know all there is to know about hunger? Test yourself. Answer the questions below and then click on the question to check your answer:

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Fri, 10/05/2012 - 01:43 Laxplayer

Please add this subject. I really need to get into a private school!

Fri, 10/05/2012 - 01:41 Laxplayer

They should make a test for the ssat for private school

Fri, 09/07/2012 - 16:00 krakowiak

Thanks for the subject...

Sun, 08/26/2012 - 06:38 HuskyGuy929

Hey FreeRice I know this is totally a different topic\c but I just logged on to FreeRice on my Mac and it says I have earned no grains and that I only joined 1 of my four groups. Hope you could help me, thanks!

Sat, 08/25/2012 - 13:53 Kranthi Kumar

Can I get some more new subjects...

Thu, 08/23/2012 - 06:21 Xfactor

this is sumthing every freerice member shuld try great subject nice job

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 02:13 HuskyGuy

Your learning about hunger while helping end it! It's true that many people don't know about hunget, including me. Great new subject!

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 20:09 Linda Daunter

Very interesting and informative. All freericers should try it!

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 18:32 Hung4ry

A very informative new subject. Many thanks to the team :-)

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 13:25 xaewu

I just started to play this subject and am already great at it. Thank you Freerice!

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