Interesting Fruit Facts

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  • Apple is made of 25% air that is why they float.

  • Apples, onions, and potatoes all have the same taste? Try the test: Pinch your nose and take a bite out of each. 
  • Avocado has the highest protein and oil content of all fruits, but most of this is the healthier unsaturated type. 
  • Cabbage is 91% water. 
  • Carrots were originally purple in color, changing in the 17th Century to orange with newer varieties.
  • Celery requires more calories to eat and digest than it contains. 
  • Cherries are a member of the rose family.
  • Corn always has an even number of ears. 
  • Corn makes up about 8% of the weight in a box of corn flakes.
  • Eggplants are actually fruits, and classified botanically as berries.
  • Honey is the only edible food for humans that will never go bad. 
  • Lemons contain more sugar than strawberries.
  • Orange does not rhyme with any other word.
  • Peanuts are legumes and not a tree nut. 
  • Peanuts are one of the ingredients in dynamite. 
  • Pear is a fruit that ripens from the inside out. 
  • Strawberries are the only fruit which has its seeds on its outer skin.

3 comments:

  1. OMG... Are these really genuine facts????

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  2. Yes Himanshu :) and this is the right reactions for some good trivia :)

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  3. Lol yea.... that's the beauty of trivia

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