Transport Systems in Plants

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  • Created on: 23-05-16 22:07

1. What should you not do when using a potometer?

  • Don't leave it for a while before counting the bubble
  • Cut shoot underwater
  • Cut at slant
  • Avoid all trapped air
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2. Where is the xylem usually found in the stem?

  • In between two major vessels
  • Nearest the pith
  • Nearest the parenchyma

3. Why do plants have transport systems?

  • Large and multicellular
  • Impatient and Rash
  • Large SA:V
  • To send leafmail to each other

4. What do sieve plates not have?

  • Is between sieveplates
  • Many plasmodesmata between compaion cells to allow comunication
  • Pores to allow entry to ions
  • Dense cytoplasm

5. What is not an adaptation of a xerophyte?

  • Stomata in Pits
  • Hinge cells
  • Closing stomata
  • Densley packed spongey mesophyll
  • Thick waxy cuticle
  • No stomata
  • Smaller leaves
  • Hairs on surface of leaf to trap moist air


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