eBook Food Plants, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615355731
  • ISBN-13: 9781615355730
  • DDC: 581.632
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released August 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Updated for 2012 and part of the Britannica Learning Library Series, in Food Plants, you will learn about the great diversity of plant life found around the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Fruits and Vegetables.
2: Apples: Fruit Tree Royalty.
3: Bananas: Fruit of Gold.
4: Cabbage: The “Head” of a Vegetable Family.
5: Figs: Poor Man's Food.
6: Grapes: Fruit of the Vine.
7: Jackfruit: The Largest Tree-Borne Fruit.
8: Lemons: Sweet, but Oh So Sour!.
9: Mangoes: The Regal Tropical Fruit.
10: Oranges: The Drinkable Fruit.
11: Strawberries: Luscious Dessert Fruit.
12: Tomatoes: Vegetables or Fruit?.
13: Yams: Tasty Tubers.
14: Grains.
15: Barley: A Versatile Cereal.
16: Corn: Grain of the Americas.
17: Rice: Food from Water-Grown Grasses.
18: Wheat: The Bread of Life.
19: Sweets, Drinks, and Other Tasty Treats.
20: Cacao: The Chocolate Tree.
21: Cactus: Don't Touch!.
22: Coffee: The World's Favorite Cup.
23: Maple: Spectacular Leaves, Sensational Syrup.
24: Nuts: The Original Fast Food.
25: Olive: Plant of Peace and Plenty.
26: Palm: The Prince of Plants.
27: Peanuts: When Is a Nut Not a Nut?.
28: Peppers: Hot and Spicy.
29: Seaweed: Wild Plants of the Ocean.
30: Sugarcane: A Sweet and Syrupy Plant.
31: Tea: The Cup That Cheers.
Glossary.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Copyright Page.
Introduction.
Table of Contents.
1: Fruits and Vegetables.
2: Apples: Fruit Tree Royalty.
3: Bananas: Fruit of Gold.
4: Cabbage: The “Head” of a Vegetable Family.
5: Figs: Poor Man's Food.
6: Grapes: Fruit of the Vine.
7: Jackfruit: The Largest Tree-Borne Fruit.
8: Lemons: Sweet but Oh So Sour!.
9: Mangoes: The Regal Tropical Fruit.
10: Oranges: The Drinkable Fruit.
11: Strawberries: Luscious Dessert Fruit.
12: Tomatoes: Vegetables or Fruit?.
13: Yams: Tasty Tubers.
14: Grains.
15: Barley: A Versatile Cereal.
16: Corn: Grain of the Americas.
17: Rice: Food from Water-Grown Grasses.
18: Wheat: The Bread of Life.
19: Sweets, Drinks, and Other Tasty Treats.
20: Cacao: The Chocolate Tree.
21: Cactus: Don't Touch!.
22: Coffee: The World's Favorite Cup.
23: Maple: Spectacular Leaves, Sensational Syrup.
24: Nuts: The Original Fast Food.
25: Olive: Plant of Peace and Plenty.
26: Palm: The Prince of Plants.
27: Peanuts: When Is a Nut Not a Nut?.
28: Peppers: Hot and Spicy.
29: Seaweed: Wild Plants of the Ocean.
30: Sugarcane: A Sweet and Syrupy Plant.
31: Tea: The Cup That Cheers.
Glossary.
Index.