is an olive a fruit or a vegetable
Technically speaking an olive is a fruit because it is the edible part of a plant from a flower. However, when speaking in terms of dietary needs or baking and cooking, an olive is usually referred to as a vegetable.
Olives are considered a fruit. They grow on trees. Go here to read more about them: http://www.chefdepot.net/oliveoilfacts.htm.
An olive is a fruit. It is referred to as a stone fruit or drupe, like a peach or cherry. For more information on what makes a fruit a fruit, visit http://www.ask.com/wiki/Fruit.
An olive is considered to be fruit. Think about this, it has a pit and grows on a tree. Olives are so good and we can still purchase them for a good value in our grocery stores. Eat more olives!