C4 Plants: Definition, Types & Examples


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What plant cells are toward the surface of a plant leaf?

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1. How C3 and C4 plants different?

2. What cells allow CO2 into the plant?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

C4 plants go through photosynthesis in a specific way, and taking this quiz will test your understanding of this mechanism as well as the biological characteristics of C4 plants. You will choose the best answer available to complete each question.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These questions will test your knowledge of:

  • What consumes C4 plants
  • The cellular make-up of C4 plants
  • Differences between C3 and C4 plants

Skills Practiced

You will also be able to strengthen your skills in:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding carbon fixation and interpret it correctly
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast items from the lesson, such as C3 and C4 plants
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Calvin cycle

Additional Learning

More information regarding C4 plants and their biological processes can be found in the lesson that accompanies this quiz and worksheet, titled C4 Plants: Definition, Types & Examples. This lesson provides you with instruction about:

  • The definition of a C4 plant
  • How C4 plants go through photosynthesis
  • Climates that C4 plants thrive in