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1. When is a nut not a nut? When it's a seed (or pit).
Which of the following is not really a nut?

A. Pistachios
B. Pecans
C. Almonds
D. Walnuts

2. What are filberts also known as?
A. Hazelnuts
B. Pepitas
C. Pecans
D. Pignolias

3. Why are some pistachios colored red?
A. To keep insects from invading the nut
B. To celebrate the holidays
C. To cover brown spots on the shell
D. To help open the shells in the roasting process

4. What are pine nuts also known as?
A. Hazelnuts
B. Pepitas
C. Pecans
D. Pignolias

5. How tall can a cashew tree grow to?
A. only 5 feet tall
B. 10-20 feet tall
C. 30-50 feet tall
D. Over 60 feet tall

Find out the Answers to the Quiz

 
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