Plant Shoot System: Structure & Function


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The plant's shoot system includes all of the following except the ______.

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1. If the terminal bud is damaged, the ______ can take over growth of the plant.

2. The ground tissue is responsible for providing the plant with ______.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use these study materials to engage this quiz and worksheet on the plant shoot system. Topics for which you'll be responsible include that what is in a plant's shoot system and what takes over growth when the terminal bud is damaged.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Make use of these materials in order to:

  • Recognize what ground tissue offers a plant
  • Name what vascular tissue gives to a plant
  • Determine the key factor for photosynthesis that a leaf obtains, in addition to oxygen and water

Skills Practiced

Use these skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of ground tissue and its connection to a plant
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about vascular tissue in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the leaf of a plant

Additional Learning

Take advantage of this lesson entitled Plant Shoot System: Structure & Function in order to learn more about the plant shoot system. You will cover the following :

  • Define shoot system
  • Be able to recognize and explain nodes
  • Identify internodes and terminal buds
  • Understand apical dominance
  • Recognize the vein, stalk, petiole, and blade
  • Dissect the interior structure of a plant's shoot system