How Much Do You Know About Plants Survival?

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Plant Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz has been created to test your knowledge on the topic plants survival. In order to live and grow, plants need air, water, nutrients, and sunlight. There is a list of questions related to the process of growth. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


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  • 1. 
    Roots help plants survive in three main ways. Which way below is NOT one of these main ways?
    • A. 

      Roots hold or anchor the plant in the soil.

    • B. 

      Roots draw up water and minerals from the soil.

    • C. 

      Roots draw up food for the plant.

    • D. 

      Some roots store food for the plant

  • 2. 
    A layer of tough cells that protect the growing tip of the root is called the _________________________.
    • A. 

      Skin

    • B. 

      Shield

    • C. 

      Cortex

    • D. 

      Root cap

  • 3. 
    A large thick root with a few hairy branching roots is (an)_________________.
    • A. 

      Fibrous root

    • B. 

      Taproot

    • C. 

      Phloem

    • D. 

      Simple

  • 4. 
    Water and minerals pass through the root's ________________ and move upward in the _______________________ to all the parts of the plant, while food flows downward in the _______________________. Choose the words below that appear in the correct order to fit into the blanks to make this statement true and accurate.
    • A. 

      Xylem, cortex, phloem,

    • B. 

      Phloem, xylem, cortex

    • C. 

      Cambium, cortex, phloem

    • D. 

      Cortex, xylem, phloem

  • 5. 
    The food-making process in plants is called _______________________.
    • A. 

      Photosynthesis

    • B. 

      Respiration

    • C. 

      Transpiration

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Plants respond to their ___________________ in many ways.
    • A. 

      Parts

    • B. 

      Nutrients

    • C. 

      Environments

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    This is something in the environment that causes a living thing to respond
    • A. 

      Animal

    • B. 

      Stimulus

    • C. 

      Adaptation

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    What happens when a plant reacts to a stimulus?
    • A. 

       it changes its direction of growth

    • B. 

      It grows stronger

    • C. 

      It grows weaker

    • D. 

      It stops growing

  • 9. 
    What causes plant roots to grow downward?
    • A. 

      Nutrients in the soil

    • B. 

      Weeds

    • C. 

       gravity

    • D. 

      Other plants in the area

  • 10. 
    True or False? The response of a plant to a stimulus is called tropism
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False 

  • 11. 
    This is a trait that helps a plant survive in its environment
    • A. 

      Stimulus

    • B. 

      Light

    • C. 

       adaptation