Ch 61: Plant Growth & Movement Overview

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These lessons on plant growth and movement can help you with a homework assignment, class project, or test preparation. You'll review both primary and secondary growth of plants, and you can do it all from a mobile device.

Plant Growth & Movement Overview - Chapter Summary

In this chapter on plant growth and movement, you'll find brief yet engaging video lessons that cover topics such as tropism, chemical control of plant growth, and tissues produced during primary plant growth. After completing this chapter, you should be able to do the following:

  • Explain primary and secondary growth in plants
  • Discuss the differences in a plant growing wider and a plant growing taller
  • Explain how protection of plants is provided
  • Describe the function of thigmotropism in plants
  • Recall how growth and reproduction is regulated in plants

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