+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Is that a fact? What is the difference between a fact and an opinion? A fact can be checked or proven. An opinion is what someone believes or feels about something. An opinion cannot be proven.
Fact-->Cocoa beans are used to make chocolate. Opinion-->Chocolate pudding is better than chocolate ice cream. Read each sentence. Write F next to each fact. Write O next to each opinion.
(1)_______ Everyone in the world thinks chocolate makes the best candy. (2)_______ In Switzerland, the average person eats about 22pounds of chocolate in a year. (3)_______ That means the Swiss eat about 160 million pounds of chocolate annually. (4)_______ I think Americans eat more chocolate than that. (5)_______ People also use chocolate to make drinks and to flavor recipes. (6)_______ There's nothing better than a chocolate doughnut with chocolate glaze.