QUIZ: Can you guess how much unis are charging for these sorry self-isolation food boxes?
I mean how much can one banana cost anyway?
Never waste a good crisis, that’s what they say. And with thousands of students self-isolating in halls and, annoyingly, needing food to survive, some unis have seen an opportunity – charging extortionate prices for food parcels.
As the Pet Shop Boys famously sang: I’ve got the brains, you’ve got thousands of hungry students unable to go to the shops, let’s make lots of money.
We can’t give any examples – that’d defeat the whole point of this quiz – but rest assured, some of them are big rip-offs. Can you guess how big a rip-off thought?
Five questions, short and sweet. No prize for winning, apart from being glad you’re not having to fork out these prices for depressing scran: