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Question: What is the sycamore tree’s closest relative?
Answer: A true sycamore is a kind of fig tree. The sycamore fig belongs to the mulberry family. It is common in the Middle East.
Question: Which of these is not a type of birch tree?
Answer: Downy, silver, and paper birch are kinds of birch trees found around the world.
Question: Which of these has the softest wood?
Answer: Balsa is an extremely soft, light wood from South America. It is often used for carving models.
Question: What does a deciduous tree do?
Answer: There are deciduous forests in North America, Europe, and eastern Asia, all of which have cold winters and warm summers. Deciduous trees shed their leaves in the fall.
Question: Which of these trees is native to the American South?
Answer: The elegant, leafy tree called the magnolia is abundant in the American South. It is named for the French botanist Pierre Magnol.
Question: What is frankincense?
Answer: Frankincense is a fragrant juice that comes from certain trees that are native to Oman.
Question: Which of these trees is associated with subtropical Africa?
Answer: The baobab tree, with a thick trunk that resembles a turnip, is a native of Africa.
Field of baobab trees, Madagascar. (bottle tree)

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