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An underwater plant with hollow, bladder-like leaves filled with water that are used to trap insects

bladderwort

bladderwort

The plant with hinged leaves that close and shut like jaws of a steel strap

Venus's-flytrap

Venus's-flytrap

The bright colors and honey-scented nectar of this plant lure the insects that drown in its leaves

pitcher plant

pitcher plant

The sticky, glistening dew drops on this plant are bait that attracts insects

sundew

sundew

The pores on the underside of the leaf are called ____.

stomata

stomata

The part of the plant that grows below the ground is called the ____.

root system

root system

The chemical process by which a plants produces food

photosynthesis

photosynthesis

Any growth response of a plant to a condition in its environment

tropism

tropism

The process in which an egg stored inside an ovule unties with a sperm cell from a grain of pollen

fertilization

fertilization

The pigment that gives a plant its green color

chlorophyll

chlorophyll

A colorful leaf surrounding certain flowers such as the dogwood and the poinsettia

bract

bract

The transfer of pollen from the stamen to the pistil

pollination

pollination

The waxy substance that coats the leaf is called the ____.

cuticle

cuticle

The structures that allow the stomata to open and close are the ____.

guard cells

guard cells

The tough fibrous material used to form the cell wall of plants is called ____.

cellulose

cellulose

"Packages" of chlorophyll found in leaf cells are called ____.

chloroplasts

chloroplasts

A particularly deep main root is a ____.

taproot

taproot

The layer of thick, protective cells at the tip of the root is the ____.

root cap

root cap

Plants store sugar in their roots in the form of ____.

starch

starch

An especially large vein running down the middle of many leaves is a ____.

midrib

midrib

The part of the seed that is a miniature undeveloped plant is the ____.

embryo

embryo

The noticeable part of the flower that attracts bees is the ____.

petal

petal

Geotropism is a plant's reponse to ____

gravity

gravity

Studies plants

botanist

Wheat, rice, and corn are examples of ____ grasses.

cereal

The ____ system is the part of the plant that is above ground.

shoot

shoot

Spanish moss is a type of ____.

epiphyte

epiphyte


The main function of the ____ is to make food for the plant.

leaf

leaf

The ovary of the plant develops into the ____.

fruit

The mainA seed that is alive but inactive is ____.

dormant

An underground storehouse made with layers of thick, fleshy leaves that surround a very short stem is a ____.

bulb

bulb

The main function of the ____ is to absorb water and minerals from the ground.

roots

roots

Where does photosynthesis occur?

Photosynthesis takes place in the leaves of the plant.

Photosynthesis takes place in the leaves of the plant.

What two conditions are needed for a seed to sprout?

In order for a seed to sprout, both moisture and warmth are needed.

In order for a seed to sprout, both moisture and warmth are needed.

Label the parts of the flower:
1. ovary
2. ovule
3. petal
4. petal
5. pistil
6. sepal

Label the parts of the flower:


1. ovary


2. ovule


3. petal


4. petal


5. pistil


6. sepal

The family that petals grow in multiples of 3 and grow from bulbs

lily

lily

The family that has 5 petals (1 large and 4 small) and fruit that grows in pods

pea

pea

The family that has small flowers and two-part leaves and reproduces without flowers

grass

grass

The family that the petals grow in multiples of 5 and include apples and cherries

rose

rose