5 main veins, arranged ✋︎ palmate

leaves=aromatic   >   American sweetgum Liquidambar styraciflua

Leaf lobe sinuses = shallow (indented ¼-½ to central vein)

leaf=small;  on a small tree         >   scrub oak Quercus ilicifolia

lobes taper toward tips   >   red oak Quercus rubra
lobes widen a bit toward tips;  leaf=thick+leathery   >   black oak Quercus velutina

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