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Mangoes, like bananas, were originally cultivated in Southeast Asia, as well as on the Indian subcontinent. They come in over 1,000 varieties and are famous in Indian cuisine for their usefulness in various sweet and savory chutneys.

  1. 1. What kind of cuisine uses a lot of mangoes?
    1. a. Indian
    2. b. Chinese
    3. c. Thai
  2. 2. How many kinds of mangoes are there?
    1. a. 1000
    2. b. 200
    3. c. 2000
  3. 3. Where were mangoes originally grown?
    1. a. Southeast Asia
    2. b. Brazil
    3. c. Africa