Before 18 century, why most people in Asia had to have rice food while most people in Europe had bread?

Before 18 century, why most people in Asia had to have rice food while most people in Europe had bread? However, what cultural history affected Italian to have “Pasta”? (Minimum 300 worlds, Times Roman 12 points, & Single space)- 50 points 2. All other human species such as Homo Erectus or Neanderthal disappeared while we, as Homo sapience, survive. How come Homo sapience is being able to be survived so far? (Minimum 300 worlds, Times Roman 12 points, Single space)- 50 points

3. Please list 2 food ingredients (meat, seafood, vegetable, or fruit) you dislike or do not eat and why (because of religion, culture, habit, experience, medical, or other reasons). Also, please provide your best comfort food (why you pick it as your comfort food and who provided it first in your life). (Minimum 300worlds, Times Roman 12 points, Single space)- 50 points 4. If you visit another country, why do you wish to visit there and what kind of 3 foods you would like to taste there and why? (Minimum 300 worlds, Times Roman 12 points, Single space)-50 points