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Ch 6: Classification in the Plant Kingdom

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Watch short video lessons to improve your understanding of classification in the plant kingdom as you study for an upcoming exam. Accompanying the lessons are short quizzes you can take to assess your knowledge of the subject area.

Classification in the Plant Kingdom - Chapter Summary

Whether you're new to the concept of classification in the plant kingdom or want to refresh your existing knowledge, this chapter can help! Expert instructors have developed fun video lessons you can watch anytime to study algae, the kingdom plantae, angiosperms and more. After finishing the lessons, you will be ready to:

  • List facts and characteristics of the kingdom plantae
  • Define and discuss characteristics of algae
  • Identify and describe characteristics and types of bryophytes
  • Discuss the characteristics, classification and life cycle of phylum pteridophyta
  • Share the definition, characteristics and types of gymnosperms
  • Explain the meaning and characteristics of angiosperms

This chapter is completely flexible and customizable, enabling you to view the lessons when and how you choose using any computer or mobile device with Internet access. Watch the lessons as short videos, or read them as full transcripts. Navigate them in your sequence of choice, and visit them as often as you'd like. At any time, feel free to assess your comprehension of the lessons by taking short quizzes and a practice exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 6: Classification in the Plant Kingdom
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Kingdom Plantae: Facts, Characteristics & Examples

1. Kingdom Plantae: Facts, Characteristics & Examples

Chances are, you can thank a plant for your clothes, your food, and even your house. This lesson will explore the kingdom plantae including characteristics plants share as well as some facts and examples of organisms within this kingdom.

What is Algae? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples

2. What is Algae? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples

Plants are not the only organisms capable of carrying out photosynthesis. In this lesson we will look at algae and how an algal species can be differentiated from other organisms and microbes.

Bryophytes: Definition, Types, Characteristics & Examples

3. Bryophytes: Definition, Types, Characteristics & Examples

You may be familiar with green moss growing on a rock. Moss is a bryophyte, a type of nonvascular plant found near fresh water. This lesson describes bryophytes, including mosses, liverworts, and hornworts.

Phylum Pteridophyta: Characteristics, Classification & Life Cycle

4. Phylum Pteridophyta: Characteristics, Classification & Life Cycle

In this lesson, we'll discover the characteristics, classification, and life cycle of the group Pteridophyta, which includes plant species like ferns and horsetails.

Gymnosperms: Characteristics, Definition & Types

5. Gymnosperms: Characteristics, Definition & Types

In this lesson, we will explore gymnosperms, which are a unique group of plants that do not have bright flowers or seeds that are protected in fruit. We will examine types of them as well as their characteristics and the way they reproduce.

Angiosperms: Characteristics, Definition & Examples

6. Angiosperms: Characteristics, Definition & Examples

Flowering plants are also known as angiosperms. In this lesson, we will explore this vast group of plants to learn what sets them apart from other types of plants and how they survive.

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