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The centre of origin of cacao is

A

Ethopia

B

Brazil

C

India

D

Peru

Answer

Theobroma cacao also called as cacao tree and cocoa tree, is a small evergreen tree in the family Malvaceae, native to the deep tropical regions of Central and South America. Its seeds, cocoa beans, are used to make cocoa mass, cocoa powder, and chocolate.
Brazil is the centre of origin of cacao.

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