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Golden Delicious

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The Golden Delicious apple was the child of two different kinds of golden apples. The first tree grew in 1914 and the fruit has been a favorite for its sweet, mellow taste and light skin ever since. These apples tend to shrivel and dry out faster than most, so when you get your hands on one, eat it right away!

  1. 1. What do Golden Delicious apples do easily?
    1. a. Rot
    2. b. Shrivel
    3. c. Keep
  2. 2. What kind of skin does a Golden Delicious have?
    1. a. Medium
    2. b. Light
    3. c. Dark
  3. 3. When did the first Golden Delicious tree grow?
    1. a. 1914
    2. b. 1922
    3. c. 1912