For "How the Whale Got His Throat" Children practice latitude and longitude in this educational game. Children are asked to find gold on the map by using latitude and longitude coordinates. A great activity to practice map skills.
Extract of the bark of the Quassia tree is used as a natural incesticide. The genus was named by Carl Linnaeus who named it after the first botanist to describe it: the Surinamese freedman Graman Quassi.