The functions of plant parts

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The functions of plant parts
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2014-02-06 21:40:39
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  1. What are the caracteristics of a leaf?
    • needle like
    • broad
  2. What is the role of the leaf?
    • make food
    • gives off oxygen
    • stops water from escaping
    • transpiration
  3. What are the caracteristics of a stem?
    • woody
    • flexible
  4. What is the role of the stem?
    • helps water travel,
    • helps minerals travel,
    • stores water and food,
    • gives plant its shape and support
  5. What are the caracterisics of a root?
    • taproot
    • fibrous
  6. What is the role of a root?
    • stores food and water
    • hold plant in soil
    • get nutrience from soil
    • take in water
  7. gas breathed out by animals
    carbon dioxide
  8. substances that all living things need to grow
    nutrients
  9. process by which plants make their own food
    photosynthesis
  10. state of lower activity during cold seasons
    dormancy
  11. process by which leaves give off water
    transpiration
  12. deep roots that have tiny hairs to absorb water and nutrients
    taproot
  13. long shallow roots
    fibrous root
  14. sprouts and begins to grow
    germinate
  15. part of a flower that makes pollen
    stamen
  16. part of a flower that collects pollen
    pistil
  17. pollen is carried from a stamen to a pistil
    pollination
  18. tiny cells from which some plants germinate
    spore
  19. swollen underground stem
    tuber

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