Plant Biology: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What type of cell can produce more tissue to transport water in a tree?

Question 2 2. 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 3 3. The attraction of water molecules to other water molecules is best described as:

Question 4 4. What type of ground tissue is the most common and helps store both food and water?

Question 5 5. What term describes the process of converting atmospheric nitrogen to ammonia?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following structures is not found in the gynoecium whorl?

Question 7 7. Which of the following correctly matches the root region with the process that occurs there?

Question 8 8. The veins in a leaf contain tissue that is also known as:

Question 9 9. In roots, where will new growth occur?

Question 10 10. Which of the following terms best describes when a grain of pollen from an anther is placed on a stigma?

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Question 11 11. The relationship between nitrogen-fixing bacteria and legumes can best be described as:

Question 12 12. Terminal buds are often accompanied by additional pairs of buds known as:

Question 13 13. Plants that have cones rather than flowers for seed production are best known as:

Question 14 14. Why must plants, such as mosses, live in moist environments?

Question 15 15. Which best describes the arrangement of the xylem and phloem in a monocot plant?

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. What structure is labeled in this diagram?

Question 18 18. Apple trees are vascular plants with flowers. Based on this information, apple trees can be classified as:

Question 19 19. Occasionally, there is a strange illness that kills bees. What is a likely side effect of this disease on plants?

Question 20 20. Palm trees have long leaves, vascular tissue and flowers. Based on this information, palm trees can best be classified as:

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Question 21 21. Leaves attach to stems at _____ and the spaces between leaves are called _____.

Question 22 22. 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 23 23. Which of the following correctly pairs the cell produced in the meristem region with its final mature structure?

Question 24 24. The individual units of xylem that have tapered ends are called:

Question 25 25. Organisms that fix atmospheric nitrogen into a usable form for plants and humans are:

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Question 26 26. 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 27 27. Nitrogen is part of what vital substance in plant cells?

Question 28 28. Plants that have two cotyledons and flowers in groups of four or five are best known as:

Question 29 29. Which of the following is the best analogy for the function of the root tip?

Question 30 30. What is the purpose of root hairs?

Plant Biology: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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