What is Plant Physiology? - Definition & Experiments


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What is plant physiology?

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1. What important discovery did Charles Darwin make in his experiments with phototropism?

2. Which of the following statements regarding plant structures and their functions is correct?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet and quiz are designed to help you gauge your knowledge of plant physiology. Plant terms like auxin and thigmotropism will be covered in the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

With these biology learning materials, you can see what you know about:

  • What ethylene gas is used for
  • Who discovered auxin
  • Thigmotropism
  • Plant physiology

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as thigmotropism and plant physiology
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify who discovered auxin
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most relevant details from the lesson on plant physiology

Additional Learning

In order to learn more about plant physiology, you can look through the lesson called What is Plant Physiology? - Definition & Experiments. This lesson will help you:

  • Define phototropism
  • Review chemical signs of phototropism
  • Examine the importance of the auxin experiments
  • Differentiate gravitropism and thigmotropism