botany

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botany
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  1. how caffeine works?
    blocks andenosine receptor and calms neutro transmitter
  2. coffee comes from what plant part
    seeds
  3. tea comes from plant part
    leaves
  4. chocolate comes form what plant part
    seed
  5. coffee origin
    ethiopia
  6. tea origin
    SE Asia
  7. chocolate origin
    mexico
  8. china medicine
    ephedrine
  9. india medicine
    root of rainforest shrub
  10. greece medicine
    bark of willow tree--> aspirin
  11. phytotherapy
    use of plants and extracts for medicine purposes
  12. ethnobotany
    study of plants and people and their culture
  13. phytochemistry
    study of phytochemicals produced in plants
  14. plant fibers
    elongated masses if plant material that are collection of entire vascular bundles
  15. surface origin
    found on covering of seeds leaves or fruits
  16. soft (bast)
    clusters of phloem
  17. hard (leaf)
    xylem + phloem
  18. processing ginning
    tearing fibers loose
  19. hardwood
    angiosperm tree
  20. history of paper making from
    china
  21. paper comes form
    pulp
  22. sapwood
    region of secondary xylem and outisde support and conduction
  23. monoculture
    cultivation of a single crop over large region year after year
  24. protoplasts
    all of plant cell excluding wall
  25. genetic engineering
    transfer of specific gene between organism using techniques of molecular biology
  26. major cause of hunger
    population
  27. what scientists do about hunger
    develop tolerant plants, less fertilizer or water, resistant to pathogens and more nutritious
  28. green revoution
    crop yield
  29. crops focused on
    wheat, rice, maize
  30. major achievements and golas of green revolution
    improve management; fertilizers and pesticides
  31. major side effects of green revolution
    disrupted farming, loss of germplasm diversity,inc micro-mal nutrition
  32. plant and cell tissue culture
    manipulations of cells induced to grow invitro conditions with different objectives
  33. explant
    plant part

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