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About half a billion people on Earth use the Peanut as their main source of protein when meat, poultry, fish and beans are not available. Peanuts grow underground and can be roasted, salted or turned into butter. Did you know that peanuts are actually not nuts at all? They are in the legume family, along with peas, lentils and beans.

  1. 1. What are peanuts really?
    1. a. Vegetables
    2. b. Nuts
    3. c. Legumes
  2. 2. Where do peanuts grow?
    1. a. On a tree
    2. b. Underground
    3. c. On a bush
  3. 3. How many people use the Peanut as their primary protein source?
    1. a. Half a billion
    2. b. 1 million
    3. c. 1 billion