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What is a green pigment found in the chloroplast of plants, algae and some bacteria called?

CHLOROPHYII

Nearly all plants are?

AUTOTROPHS

Sunlight Provides the energy for this food-making process called?

PHOTOSYNTHESIS

What does a plant use to make food and oxygen for itself?

CARBON DIOXIDE AND WATER

Except for some _____________, all plants are made of many cells.

GREEN ALAGE

No matter how large or small a plant is, its cells are organised into?

TISSUES

What separates the cell from the environment?

CELL WELL

What is the structure in which food is made of?

CHLOROPLAST

What is a large storage sac that can expand and shrink called?

VACUOLE

What Characteristics do all plants share?

1) Plant Cells


2) Plants are Multicellular


3) Plants are Autotrophs

What do plants need to survive on land?

1) Ways to obtain Water and other Nutrients


2) Retain Water


3) Support their bodies


4) Transport Materials


5) Reproduce

Why do they need to obtain water and other nutrients?

- ALL ORGANISM NEED WATER TO SURVIVE


- ADAPTATIONS FOR OBTAINING WATER FROM THE SOIL

When theirs more water then there is air the plant can dry out and can't hold onto the water so the plant needs to?

THE PLANT NEEDS TO RETAIN WATER

What is the one adaptation that helps a plant reduce water loss is a waxy, waterproof layer called?

CUTICLE

The plant need to __________ its own weight.

SUPPORT

What supports and gives strength to the plant?

CELL WALL AND CELL TISSUE

A system of tubelike structures inside a plant through which water minerals, and food move is called?

VASUCALAR TISSUE

Food moves is Called?

PHLOEM

Water and Minerals is Called?

XYLEM

In some plants water must be present so the sperm cells can swim through the water to get to the egg cells, which is called?

REPRODUCTION

What are the 3 Angiosperms?

1) Annuals


2) Biennials


3) Perennials

What is Annuals?

Complete a life cycle within one growing season.

What is Biennials?

Complete their life cycle in 2 years.

What is Perennials?

Live for more then 2 years.

With Seed is called?

Angiosperm

No seed (Naked Seed) is called?

Gymnosperms

TAPROOT

FIBROUS

Why does Taproot grows downwards?

IT GROWS DOWN TO REACH FOR WATER.

Why does Fibrous grows to the sides?

IT GROWS SIDE WAYS BECAUSE IT COULD GET ALL THE WATER IT CAN GET IF IT RAINS.