The Plant Biology Quiz: MCQ Trivia!

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Plant Biology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    A type of organism that makes its own food.
  • 2. 
    Vascular tissue that moves materials from leaves to the roots in a plant.
  • 3. 
    The process by which a plant uses the energy of the sun to convert carbon dioxide and water to simple sugars (food). 
  • 4. 
    In a seed this is a young developing plant.
  • 5. 
    Top layer of a leaf that serves as a tough, protective barrier that helps prevent water loss.
  • 6. 
    A type of reproduction where no new genetic material is passed from parent to offspring:  often characterized by the growth of new plant tissue from existing tissue.
  • 7. 
    The outer coating of a seed that protects the embryo inside.
  • 8. 
    Part of a plant that contains all of the structures necessary for photosynthesis to occur.
  • 9. 
    A type of seed that has two cotyledons.
  • 10. 
    Small openings in the leaf of a plant that open and close to help regulate photosynthesis.
  • 11. 
    The early growth stage of an embryo (seed).
  • 12. 
    Part of a leaf that contains stomata and guard cells.
  • 13. 
    Small, root-like structures present on some non-vascular plants that aid in the absorption of water and nutrients from the surrounding environment.
  • 14. 
    These types of plants have two characteristics:  vascular tissue and the use of seeds to reproduce.
  • 15. 
    Organisms that contain cells with nuclei and other structures.
  • 16. 
    A type of seed with one cotyledon.
  • 17. 
    Structures produced by some sexually reproducing plants that contain embryos and stored food and are protected by a tough, outer covering.
  • 18. 
    Reproduction that results from an egg being fertilized with sperm.
  • 19. 
    Part of a plant responsible for support and positioning leaves for best exposure to the sun.
  • 20. 
    Vascular tissue responsible for moving materials from the roots to the leaves in a plant.
  • 21. 
    Plants that reproduce using sporophytes.
  • 22. 
    A type of plant containing transporting tissue. 
  • 23. 
    The layer inside of a leaf that gets the best exposure to the sun and where most photosynthesis takes place.
  • 24. 
    A package of genetic material that is released into the environment by a parent plant.
  • 25. 
    A layer inside the leaf of a plant were gas exchange takes place and where some photosynthesis occurs.