Ch 59: Understanding Plant Physiology

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Short lessons in this entertaining chapter are designed to boost your plant physiology knowledge as you prepare for an upcoming exam. Take short quizzes and a practice exam to assess your comprehension and gauge your readiness to take your test.

Understanding Plant Physiology - Chapter Summary

Expert instructors have developed fun lessons that keep you engaged as you study the basics of plant physiology. Review these lessons anytime to gain greater insight into the ways plants absorb water, acquire nutrition and are impacted by root pressure. Once you've finished this chapter, you will be able to do the following:

  • Explain how solutes and water are transported in plants
  • Identify and describe special modes of nutrition in plants
  • Define and discuss theories for root pressure
  • Share the definition and steps of the nitrogen cycle

Access the lessons whenever and wherever your schedule permits using any computer, smartphone or tablet with an Internet connection. Navigate them in your sequence of choice, and revisit them as often as needed. When ready, feel free to test your understanding of various plant physiology concepts by taking short quizzes and a practice exam. If you develop questions about topics covered in the lessons, be sure to send them to our experts via the Dashboard.

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