Question

Mango fruit is a

A

Berry

B

Drupe

C

Samara

D

Pome

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Solution
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Correct option is B)

Mango the fruit of the genus Mangifera of the family Anacardiaceae. The fruit is a drupe (stone fruit) as this is an indehiscent fruit with an exocarp (skin) and mesocarp (the edible fleshy part) surrounding the shell (pit) of a hardened endocarp with a kernel inside.
Therefore, the correct answer is option B.

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