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composes the cell walls of plants
cellulose
waxy layer on stems and leaves
cuticle
plants w/ a tubelike system of vessels
vascular plants
rootlike rilament that holds a moss in place
rhizoids
vascular plants with no flowers or fruit; produce seeds in cones
gymnosperms
vascular plants with flowers; produce seeds inside fruit
angiosperms
flowering plants with two cotyledons in their seeds
dicot
name given to the first plants to grow in new environments
pioneer species
tissue that moves food from leaves to other plant parts
xylem
tissue that produces new xylem and phloem
cambium
in a plant leaf cells that surround the stomata to open and close them
guard cells
scientists believe plants evolved directly from
green algae
seedless nonvascular plants include
mosses and liverworts
vascular plants do not inclue

a. hornworts b.carrots c.rose bushes d.trees
hornworts
nonvascular plants lack all of the following except

a.leaves b.roots c.seeds d.stalks
d. stalks
moss plants are held in place by threads made up of only a few long cells called
rhizoids
the first plants to grow in new environments are
liverworts and mosses
The oldest trees alive today are
gymnosperms
The major function of leaves is to
make food
roots usually have all of the following functions except to
a.abosrb water and minerals b.anchor the plant c.make food d. store food
absorb water and mineral
ferns are the most abundant of the ____plants
seedless vascualr
Monocots have all of the following characteristics except
a.one cotyledon b.vascular bundles in rings c.vascular bundles in stems d.flower parts in threes
b. vascualar bundles in rings
seed plants ahve all of the following except
a.rhizoids b.vascular tissue c.roots dleaves
a rhizoids
peat is actually the earliest stage of
coale
small pores in the leaf surface are called
stomata
The cells of the ___ have chloroplasts filled with chlorophyll.
palisade layer
____ tissue is made up of tubular vessels that transport water and minerals up fromt he roots throughout the plant
xylem
Monocots have all of the following characteristics except
a.one cotyledon b.vascular bundles in rings c.vascular bundles in stems d.flower parts in threes
b. vascualar bundles in rings
seed plants ahve all of the following except
a.rhizoids b.vascular tissue c.roots dleaves
a rhizoids
peat is actually the earliest stage of
coale
small pores in the leaf surface are called
stomata
The cells of the ___ have chloroplasts filled with chlorophyll.
palisade layer
____ tissue is made up of tubular vessels that transport water and minerals up fromt he roots throughout the plant
xylem
Monocots have all of the following characteristics except
a.one cotyledon b.vascular bundles in rings c.vascular bundles in stems d.flower parts in threes
b. vascualar bundles in rings
seed plants ahve all of the following except
a.rhizoids b.vascular tissue c.roots dleaves
a rhizoids
peat is actually the earliest stage of
coale
small pores in the leaf surface are called
stomata
The cells of the ___ have chloroplasts filled with chlorophyll.
palisade layer
____ tissue is made up of tubular vessels that transport water and minerals up fromt he roots throughout the plant
xylem