If you need 5 fruits and vegetables a day are you saying you need 5 fruits and 5 vegetables Or just 5 total?

Answer You need a total of 5 servings of fruit and vegetables, not 5 of each.A serving size of fruit would be, for example, one piece of fresh fruit (pear, peach, orange), or half a grapefruit, or a half ... Read More »

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Why some meat eaters think eating vegetables,fruits are wrong even if they're eating both meat and vegetables?

I've never heard a meat eater say that it's wrong to eat vegetables. The old argument of "But don't plants feel pain too?" is merely the (lame) way in which they seek to justify the cruelty which ... Read More »

Are tomatoes vegetables or fruits?

Botanically, fruit.Culinary, vegetable.Peppers are fruit. Squash is fruit. etc.If you eat the plant, it's a vegetable. If you eat what the plant makes, its a fruit (or seed).

Are avacodos fruits or vegetables?

The avocado is a fruit. Its botanical name is Persea Americana. Avocados originated in South America, and were sometimes referred to as "butter pears." The avocado plant is a dense, evergreen tre... Read More »

Are yams fruits or vegetables?

A Yam is a vegetable because it is a root. A vegetable is a Flower, Root, Stem or Leaf.