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The green, bumpy breadfruit gets its name from its taste. It comes from the Pacific Islands and is a staple food in many cultures for its hearty, starchy consistency. It can be baked or boiled and tastes like potatoes or... you guessed it, fresh-baked bread.

  1. 1. What does breadfruit taste like?
    1. a. Potatoes
    2. b. Apple
    3. c. Mango
  2. 2. Where does the breadfruit grow?
    1. a. Pacific Islands
    2. b. Puerto Rico
    3. c. Canada
  3. 3. What color is breadfruit?
    1. a. Yellow
    2. b. Green
    3. c. Orange