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Daisies

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The daisy gets its name from the fact that it opens during the day. Originally it was called a "day's eye." These pretty flowers are actually considered a weed by most farmers because they are so common. The popular name Daisy is actually a nickname for the proper name Margaret.

  1. 1. What is "Daisy" a nickname for?
    1. a. Mary
    2. b. Margaret
    3. c. Maggie
  2. 2. What do farmers think about the daisy?
    1. a. Weed
    2. b. Pretty
    3. c. Flower
  3. 3. When does the daisy open?
    1. a. Evening
    2. b. Night
    3. c. Day