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Carrots are an orange, white, red or purple root vegetable that grow twice a year. The flesh of the taproot, or the edible part, is full of sugar, crisp in texture and full of vitamin A, which is especially good for a person's vision. The carrot stem, which most people don't eat, can grow up to three feet high.

  1. 1. How often do carrots grow?
    1. a. Once a year
    2. b. Four times a year
    3. c. Twice a year
  2. 2. What do carrots have in them?
    1. a. Fat
    2. b. Fiber
    3. c. Sugar
  3. 3. What kind of vitamin do carrots have a lot of?
    1. a. Vitamin A
    2. b. Vitamin C
    3. c. Vitamin B