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2. The movement of water from an endodermal cell into the xylem is an active process

  • True
  • False

3. What is the name of the barrier that blocks water molecules from the apoplast pathway in the endodermis?

  • Casparian strip
  • Cancerian strip
  • Waxous strip
  • Running strip

4. Why is water able to move through the cell walls?

  • Cell walls have a mesh-like structure
  • Cell walls have proteins that carry water molecules
  • Cell walls are soluble
  • Cell walls have long tubes made for carrying water

5. How does water move from the soil into a root hair cell?

  • Down a water potential gradient
  • Up a water potential gradient
  • Against a water potential gradient


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