A Look at Home Cooking Trends in the 1990s

Takeout meals and microwave cooking are more popular than ever.



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The increase in take-out meals from 1984 to 1998.
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 Percentage of adults on diets 1998.
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Percentage of meals prepared with a microwave from 1985 to 1997.
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