Copyright

Horticulture Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

The word 'horticulture' comes from the Latin word hortus. What does 'hortus' mean?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Plants that are grown just for decoration are called _____.

2. When horticulturists attach a stem of one plant onto the stem of another plant, it's called _____.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will cover horticulture. See what you know about certain topics like the meaning of the word 'hortus' and a type of plant that's grown for decoration.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following points:

  • The attachment of one plant's stem to another
  • Type of plant that grows each year without being replanted
  • Amount of U.S. households that grow their own food

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson on horticulture
  • Remembering details - remember what you've learned about the term 'hortus' and what it means
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about the process of attaching a plant's stem to another one and the term for a plant that grows without being replanted each year

Additional Learning

The lesson named Horticulture Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts will help you learn more about this subject. This lesson focuses on the following study topics:

  • Definition of a horticulturist
  • Things that they study
  • Classes horticulturists take in order to improve their skills
  • Interesting facts about horticulturists
Support