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Because of their tropical origins, Macadamia nuts are popular in Hawaiian food. They taste great with fruit, fish and dessert. When you bring Macadamia nuts home, you're lucky that they've been cracked for you. It takes heavy machinery to get the little nut out of its super-tough shell.

  1. 1. What does it take to crack a Macadamia shell?
    1. a. A hammer
    2. b. A nutcracker
    3. c. A machine
  2. 2. What food do Macadamia nuts taste good with?
    1. a. Meats
    2. b. Fish
    3. c. Citrus
  3. 3. Where are Macadamia nuts popular?
    1. a. Rio
    2. b. Hawaii
    3. c. Brazil