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A Clementine is a variety of mandarin orange. This fruit is unique because it has no seeds. The Clementines Americans eat during the summer are grown on the other side of the world. Clementines in the Northern Hemisphere grow best from November to January, earning the name “Christmas Oranges."

  1. 1. What is another name for the clementine?
    1. a. Noel Navels
    2. b. New Year Navels
    3. c. Christmas Oranges
  2. 2. What do clementines lack?
    1. a. Flowers
    2. b. Leaves
    3. c. Seeds
  3. 3. What kind of orange is a Clementine?
    1. a. Navel
    2. b. Mandarin
    3. c. Lemon