Introduction to Plant Biology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The type of growth seen at the apical meristem is best known as _____ growth and will result in an increase in the _____ of the stem.

Question 2 2. Which structure is responsible for producing eggs?

Question 3 3. What is the purpose of the structure labeled #2 in this picture?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the best analogy for the function of the root tip?

Question 5 5. Gymnosperms are vascular plants that produce:

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Question 6 6. What causes a lateral branch to grow upwards?

Question 7 7. Which of the following correctly identifies the sporophyte stage in mosses?

Question 8 8. As woody plants increase in height, they need to add more vascular tissue to transport water and nutrients further. Where does this secondary growth occur?

Question 9 9. The spore will go through mitosis in order to create the:

Question 10 10. Diploid sporophytes will grow within the:

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Question 11 11. Terminal buds are often accompanied by additional pairs of buds known as:

Question 12 12. What type of cell can produce more tissue to transport water in a tree?

Question 13 13. Deciduous trees:

Question 14 14. Photosynthesis takes place in the _ .

Question 15 15. In which of the following plant tissues are food and water stored?

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Question 16 16. The meristem produces tissues that later develop into more specialized mature structures. Which of the following correctly pairs the early tissue with the mature tissue?

Question 17 17. In roots, where will new growth occur?

Question 18 18. What is another term for vegetative propagation?

Question 19 19. Which of the following does not have xylem and phloem?

Question 20 20. What type of tissue prevents the loss of water from the plant stem following secondary growth?

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Question 21 21. When people tap into trees to collect maple syrup, they are most likely trying to collect material from what type of tissue?

Question 22 22. What is the purpose of root hairs?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT associated with vegetative propagation?

Question 24 24. Which of the following would NOT be found in the androecium?

Question 25 25. Which whorl of a flower contains anthers and filaments?

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Question 26 26. A vine growing up a wall is an example of:

Question 27 27. Some pansy plants must be planted each year as they die at the end of a growing season. Which term best describes these types of plants?

Question 28 28. What layer of the leaf is responsible for photosynthesis?

Question 29 29. Which structure is responsible for making spores through meiosis?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a part of a root?

Introduction to Plant Biology Chapter Exam Instructions

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