Mosses Liverworts adn Horworts Study Guide

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Mosses Liverworts adn Horworts Study Guide
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Study Guide for Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts
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  1. Nonvascular plants tend to grow tall.

    TRUE
    FALSE
    FALSE

    Nonvascular plants tend to grow low to the ground because they do not have any vascular tissue.
  2. Which of the following is not an example of a nonvascular plant.

    a. mosses
    b. trees
    c. liverworts
    d. hornworts
    b
  3. Do nonvasclar plants have tubelike structures to pass materials from one cell to another?

    YES
    NO
    NO

    They do not have tube like structures.
  4. Nonvascular plants pass material from one cell to another cell.

    TRUE
    FALSE
    TRUE
  5. The thin rootlike structures that anchor moss and absorb water and nutrients from the soil are called _____________.

    A. ribosomes
    B. rib cages
    C. rhizoids
    D. rim tubes
    C. 
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The fuzzy green part of the moss is called the __________ generation.

    A. gametophyte
    B. gameforme
    C. gameotropic
    D. ganymede
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. The slender stalk with a capsule that holds spores is the __________ generation of the moss.

    A. sophomore
    B. sporophyte
    C. special
    D. sproadic
    B. sporophyte
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. What is the slender stalk like structure that grows from the gametophyte generation of a moss called?

    a. sophomore
    b. sporophyte
    c. special
    d. sproadic
    b
  9. Which of the following IS a plant that typically is the first to grow back in an area after a fire.

    a. mosses
    b. pine trees
    c. daffodils
    d. oak trees
    a
  10. Sphagnum moss that grows inbogs does not decay when it dies.

    TRUE
    FALSE
    TRUE
  11. When sphagnum moss dies, it sinks down into the acidic bog water, sinks to the bottom, and becomes compressed into layers producing _____________.

    A. pert
    B. fossils
    C. peat
    D. wood chips
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Peat CANNOT be used as a fuel to heat homes and cook food.

    TRUE
    FALSE
    FALSE

    It can be used for these purposes.
  13. Is a liverwort a nonvascular plant?

    YES
    NO
    YES
  14. The liverwort received its name because it is shaped like the human ___________.

    A. liver
    B. lungs
    C. heart
    D. stomach
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Moss and liverworts are found growing along the sides of ____ and on ______.

    (Fill in the blanks)
    trees   rocks
  16. What part of the hornwort looks like a horn?

    a. gametophyte
    b. rhizoids
    c. sporophytes
    d. sphagnum
    c
  17. Which of the following is rarely found growing on rocks and trees.

    A. mosses
    B. hornworts
    C. liverworts
    D. sphagnum
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Which of the following prefers to grow in moist soil mixed in with grass plants.

    a. mosses
    b. liverworts
    c. lichens
    d. hornworts
    d

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