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Tangerines are often compared to the Clementine, with two major differences. Tangerines aren't as sweet as Clementines and they have seeds in every section, like most other oranges. The first tangerines in the world were shipped from a port in the Moroccan city of Tangiers, hence their name.

  1. 1. Where were the first Tangerines grown?
    1. a. Tangiers
    2. b. Thailand
    3. c. Tahiti
  2. 2. What do tangerines have that Clementines don't?
    1. a. Flowers
    2. b. Leaves
    3. c. Seeds
  3. 3. Tangerines aren't as sweet as...
    1. a. Grapefruits
    2. b. Clementines
    3. c. Navel oranges