Plant Adaptations for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Seagrasses have _____, which are roots that spread horizontally to help anchor the plant.

Question 2 2. The process of _____ is how a plant makes its own food.

Question 3 3. Halophytes are plants that grow in _____.

Question 4 4. Some wetland plants develop special roots called _____ that sprout out from their stems.

Question 5 5. What is the stalk or stem of a fern called?

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Question 6 6. Ferns produce which of the following, which help them reproduce?

Question 7 7. Strong roots on plants such as seaweeds help them survive what types of conditions?

Question 8 8. What is one reason why oceanic plants are important?

Question 9 9. When talking about rainforest plants, what is a drip tip?

Question 10 10. In order to reflect sunlight, some young plants in the rainforest have _____ leaves.

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Question 11 11. Pine trees produce seeds that are protected by a woody outer covering. Because of this, they are included in a group of trees known as _____.

Question 12 12. A group of pine trees growing closely together is called a _____.

Question 13 13. What happens to the chlorophyll in the leaves of some trees in the fall?

Question 14 14. When we look at an object, what do we see?

Question 15 15. Since they don't need much water, grassland plants have _____ and _____ leaves.

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Question 16 16. To survive in the grasslands, plants here must adapt to survive all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 17 17. Which statement about water lilies is NOT true?

Question 18 18. What is photosynthesis?

Question 19 19. Why is it important that seagrass grows in shallow waters?

Question 20 20. What purpose do seagrass rhizomes serve?

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Question 21 21. _____ are hairs on the edge of the leaves of a Venus flytrap.

Question 22 22. A _____ is a meat-only eating plant or animal.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is the BEST definition of a dormant plant?

Question 24 24. Plants in the tundra tend to have tiny rootlets instead of deep roots. This is because of the _____ or a frozen subsoil layer.

Question 25 25. What structure on brown seaweeds helps the plant get more sunlight by pushing it closer to the water's surface?

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Question 26 26. Seaweed is a very simple plant belonging to a group of organisms called _____.

Question 27 27. Oak trees go through a process in the spring called _____, where they make their own food inside of thin broad leaves.

Question 28 28. Oak trees are _____, meaning they shed their leaves once a year when it gets colder and there is less sunlight.

Question 29 29. Which of the following adaptations is known as salt excretion?

Question 30 30. How can mangroves use their roots to handle the saltwater?

Plant Adaptations for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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