Read the story and answer the questions to test your comprehension.
Plantains look like green, unripe bananas and they're in the same family. They are a staple food in many countries, like potatoes are, and require cooking unlike the bananas we know. They are especially popular in Puerto Rico and Brazil.
1. Where are plantains really popular?
- a. Puerto Rico
- b. Mexico
- c. Canada
2. What do you have to do to a plantain?
- a. Cook it
- b. Eat it
- c. Spice it
3. Plantains are in the same family as what other fruit?
- a. Bananas
- b. Oranges
- c. Apples