AP Ch 37 Outline Quiz

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 62

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Let’s take another look at plants in this AP Ch 37 Outline Quiz, shall we? In this one we’ll be focusing primarily on the topic of Plant Nutrients, asking you a host of questions regarding trees, water, the Casparian strip, the plasma membrane, epiphytes and much more! How well will you do?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which element is NOT one of the three most common ones in a plant?
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Sulfur

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Hydrogen

  • 2. 
    The plasma membrane of plant cells
    • A. 

      Actively transports water into the cell.

    • B. 

      Allows the entry of all minerals equally.

    • C. 

      Actively transports some mineral ions into the cell.

    • D. 

      Concentrates minerals up to 100 times as much as in the soil.

  • 3. 
    An epiphyte is a plant that
    • A. 

      Is not able to carry out photosynthesis.

    • B. 

      Does not have roots but absorbs nutrients from the air.

    • C. 

      Has a relationship with mycorrhizal fungi on its roots.

    • D. 

      Has a relationship with nitrogen-fixing bacteria on its roots.

  • 4. 
    Which of these is most likely to be produced by the plant in usable amounts?
    • A. 

      Minerals

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Carbon dioxide

  • 5. 
    Which term describes forcing water out of the plant at the edges of its leaves?
    • A. 

      Which term describes forcing water out of the plant at the edges of its leaves?

    • B. 

      Atmospheric pressure

    • C. 

      Root pressure

    • D. 

      Guttation

    • E. 

      Transpiration

  • 6. 
    Which force pushes water into the xylem as osmosis moves water into the root?
    • A. 

      Water stress

    • B. 

      Atmospheric pressure

    • C. 

      Root pressure

    • D. 

      Guttation

    • E. 

      Transpiration

  • 7. 
    Which statement is NOT true about stomates?
    • A. 

      As guard cells become turgid, the stomates open.

    • B. 

      There are two guard cells around each stomate.

    • C. 

      Guard cells take up potassium ions and water enters the guard cells.

    • D. 

      Guard cells surrounding stomates lack chloroplasts that other epidermal cells contain.

    • E. 

      Stomates open and close on a daily basis, even if kept in the dark, on a circadian rhythm.

  • 8. 
    The main component of phloem is
    • A. 

      Hormones.

    • B. 

      Amino acids.

    • C. 

      Sucrose.

    • D. 

      Glucose.

    • E. 

      Lipids.

  • 9. 
    A stomate allows carbon dioxide into the leaf and water out of the leaf.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      Fasle