WR Test Yourself!

October 2004
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/1/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p1
The article presents passages for reading comprehension followed by multiple choice questions based on the passage. However, for the African children who toil under slave like conditions on cacao plantations, life is not sweet. The cacao bean is the main ingredient in chocolate. According to a 2002 survey by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture and the U.S. Agency for International Development, an estimated 284,000 children work in dangerous conditions on cacao farms in western Africa.


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