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FTCE Biology: Protists, Fungi & Plant Biology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The release of water in plants, causing the change in water potential allowing for the movement of water in the xylem, is best known as:

Question 2 2. Earth's atmosphere is made up of several components including carbon, oxygen, and nitrogen. About how much of the atmosphere is nitrogen?

Question 3 3. What structure is labeled in this diagram?

Question 4 4. What term describes the process of converting atmospheric nitrogen to ammonia?

Question 5 5. The attraction of water molecules to other water molecules is best described as:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT an example of a sugar sink?

Question 7 7. Which kingdom contains the oldest known organism found on earth?

Question 8 8. The individual units of xylem that have tapered ends are called:

Question 9 9. Plants that have two cotyledons and flowers in groups of four or five are best known as:

Question 10 10. Which of the following correctly pairs the type of protist with the primary source of nutrition?

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Question 11 11. According to the phylogenetic tree, which organisms are the least related to each other evolutionarily?

Question 12 12. Nitrogen is part of what vital substance in plant cells?

Question 13 13. Apple trees are vascular plants with flowers. Based on this information, apple trees can be classified as:

Question 14 14. The relationship between nitrogen-fixing bacteria and legumes can best be described as:

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not a characteristic of all prokaryotes?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a characteristic of fungi?

Question 17 17. Which of the following does not describe plants?

Question 18 18. The pressure flow hypothesis can be used to explain:

Question 19 19. Xylem is composed of dead cells lined end to end. What is responsible for making these cells strong and durable even though they are no longer living?

Question 20 20. By analyzing DNA, scientists have hypothesized that _____ are evolutionary ancestors of plant-like protists such as red and green algae.

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Question 21 21. If a clade has a known common ancestor and displays all of its descendants, it is called:

Question 22 22. Which of the following correctly pairs the group of archaebacteria with the environment in which the group lives?

Question 23 23. Which of the following correctly pairs the name with the shape?

Question 24 24. Insects often eat leaves and other plant structures in order to obtain nutrients such as sugar. Which location in a plant will most likely provide sugars for the insect because it is a part of the phloem?

Question 25 25. The veins in a leaf contain tissue that is also known as:

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Question 26 26. Which structure associated with phloem carries out metabolic activities for the phloem?

Question 27 27. Organisms that fix atmospheric nitrogen into a usable form for plants and humans are:

Question 28 28. Which of the following is not a characteristic of all three types of protists?

Question 29 29. What characteristic does not describe both plants and fungi?

Question 30 30. According to the cladogram shown, which organisms are most closely related?

FTCE Biology: Protists, Fungi & Plant Biology Chapter Exam Instructions

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