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Fruit or Vegetable?

Do you know your fruits and vegetables?

'Fruit or Vegetable?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Plants

Curriculum subtopic:  Common Plants and Trees

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

We should eat five portions of fruit and vegetables every day. A portion is easy to remember if you think of it as roughly a handful!

There is an easy way to tell the difference between fruits and vegetables. Fruits contain seeds.

Vegetables are any other part of a plant we eat that does not have seeds inside.

Is this apple a fruit or a vegetable?

ANSWER: An apple is a fruit

Now see if you can tell the difference using the simple clues.

Is this cabbage a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these tomatoes fruits or vegetables?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these grapes fruits or vegetables?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these brussel sprouts fruits or vegetables?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these bananas fruits or vegetables?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these oranges fruits or vegetables?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Is this carrot a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Are these peas fruits or vegetables?  Be very careful...

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Is this cauliflower a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

Is this sweetcorn a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

Fruit

Vegetable

  • Question 1

Is this cabbage a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Vegetable
EDDIE SAYS
We eat the LEAVES of a cabbage and it does not have seeds inside!
  • Question 2

Are these tomatoes fruits or vegetables?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
EDDIE SAYS
Tomatoes are fruits because they have lots of seeds inside.
  • Question 3

Are these grapes fruits or vegetables?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
  • Question 4

Are these brussel sprouts fruits or vegetables?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Vegetable
  • Question 5

Are these bananas fruits or vegetables?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
EDDIE SAYS
Cut into a banana and you will see little black specks - these are the 'seeds' but in the bananas we eat, they no longer grow if you plant them!
  • Question 6

Are these oranges fruits or vegetables?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
  • Question 7

Is this carrot a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Vegetable
EDDIE SAYS
We eat the ROOT of the carrot.
  • Question 8

Are these peas fruits or vegetables?  Be very careful...

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
EDDIE SAYS
The whole pea pod is the fruit of the pea plant. We eat the SEEDS inside the pod.
  • Question 9

Is this cauliflower a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Vegetable
EDDIE SAYS
We eat the very tightly packed flower buds before they grow into the blooming flower!
  • Question 10

Is this sweetcorn a fruit or a vegetable?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Fruit
EDDIE SAYS
The whole sweetcorn is the fruit of the maize plant. We eat the SEEDS.
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