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Different parts of the same fruit can taste different.
Is this hypothesis true? To find out, perform the following experiment:
- One Sunkist orange (preferably navel)
- Peel the orange.
(Don't use a sharp knife without an adult's help!)
- Cut one slice across the stem end and then one across the blossom end.
- Taste them.
What did you notice about the taste? Is the hypothesis true? Record your observations in your notebook. Click here to compare your findings with those of other scientists.