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Brazil nuts don't actually grow in Brazil. They grow in Bolivia and they're found on trees. They take 14 months to mature and are packed together like sections of an orange. There's no danger, but Brazil nuts are about 1,000 times more radioactive than most other foods! The Brazil nut tree gets this radioactivity from its very deep roots.

  1. 1. What are Brazil nuts?
    1. a. Radioactive
    2. b. Sweet
    3. c. Mild
  2. 2. How long does a Brazil nut mature?
    1. a. 14 years
    2. b. 12 years
    3. c. 13 years
  3. 3. Where do Brazil nuts grow?
    1. a. Brazil
    2. b. Bolivia
    3. c. Botswana