Audience versions of this page: EducatorOn January 23, 1983, the United States first celebrated National Pie Day, dedicated to “preserving America’s love affair with pies.”Pies can be savory or sweet. Savory pies, such as chicken pot pie, are usually filled with meat and vegetables. Sweet pies can be filled with fruit or creamy pudding.The most popular pies in the United States are1. apple2. pumpkin3. chocolate cream4. cherry5. apple crumb6. pecan7. lemon meringue8. blueberry9. Key lime10. peach
Term Part of Speech Definition Encyclopedic Entry brittle Adjective
fragile or easily broken.
to observe or mark an important event with public and private ceremonies or festivities.
to engrave or carve into a hard surface.
hieroglyphics Plural Noun
written language using images to represent words.
ruler of ancient Egypt.
thin, flaky layers of pastry.
account of a specific observation or event.
salty or spicy, not sweet.
(5000 BCE-2000 BCE) ancient civilization in what is now southern Iraq.