Reasoning

Q. What did Captain Cook give his men to cure scurvy?

Captain Cook: British explorer (1728-1779)

Scurvy: disease resulting from lack of vitamin C

Vitamin C: lemons, limes, cabbages

1795: all ships ordered to carry citrus fruit

1795>1779

A. Sauerkraut: fermented cabbage, high in vitamin C

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