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Granny Smith

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Originally, the Granny Smith apple came from Australia. It has a sour, sharp taste and a very hard flesh. This makes it an excellent apple for cooking things such as classic apple pie. Strangely, the Granny Smith apple didn't even come to America until 1972. What was apple pie made of before then?

  1. 1. When did the Granny Smith come to America?
    1. a. 1984
    2. b. 1948
    3. c. 1972
  2. 2. What kind of taste does the Granny Smith have?
    1. a. Mild
    2. b. Sour
    3. c. Sweet
  3. 3. Where did the Granny Smith apple come from?
    1. a. New Zealand
    2. b. Australia
    3. c. England