Inventions - Test 8
Choose the word that best fits each of the blank spaces.
Sugar cane is grown in hot countries like Cuba and the West Indies, where there is a heavy rainfall. At (1) ________ time, the cane is cut as close to the ground as possible in (2)_____ to keep all the juice, or sap, in each long stalk.
Then, the cane (3)_____to a mill, where it is cut into a lot of small pieces. Next, the juice is squeezed out by heavy (4)_____. The juice is cleaned and (5)____. boiled until crystals appear. Finally, these brown crystals are separated from the juice. The brown crystals are raw sugar.