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Next Time When You Eat An Orange, Check If This Interesting Trick Works

Next Time When You Eat An Orange, Check If This Interesting Trick Works

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ver wondered if you can predict the number of slices before you cut an orange? Check out this neat little orange trick[1] to see how to do that! No x-ray vision needed.

Hold the orange in your hand and pull the stem out.

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Now look at where you just removed the stem. There will be a circle of dots that branch out or protrude from the circle.

Count the number of dots. One dot equals one orange segment.

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Are there any dots that are not fully formed? Check to see if they stuck to the stem when you removed it. If so, these are the underdeveloped segments.

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How many dots did you count? Now you have your answer!

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Reference
[1] ^ Quora: What are some of the most interesting little-known things?

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