Section 24-1 Quiz The Vascular Plant Body

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  • 1. 
    What does the dermal tissue system do?
    • A. 

      Performs photosynthesis

    • B. 

      Serves as a protective outer layer

    • C. 

      Conducts water, mineral nutrients, and carbohydrates made by photosynthesis

    • D. 

      Makes food

  • 2. 
    What does the ground tissue system do?
    • A. 

      Performs photosynthesis, stores water and carbohydrates, assists in transport, and surrounds and supports the conducting tissues

    • B. 

      Conducts water, mineral nutrients, and carbohydrates made by photosynthesis

    • C. 

      Makes food

    • D. 

      Keeps in moisture

  • 3. 
    What does the vascular tissue system do?
    • A. 

      Serves as a protective outer layer

    • B. 

      Performs mitosis

    • C. 

      Performs photosynthesis, stores water and carbohydrates made by photosynthesis

    • D. 

      Conducts water, mineral nutrients, and carbohydrates, assists in transport, and surrounds the conducting tissues

  • 4. 
    What is the epidermis of a plant?
    • A. 

      The second type of xylem cells

    • B. 

      The outer covering

    • C. 

      Conducting cells

    • D. 

      A series of vessel elements

  • 5. 
    What are tracheids?
    • A. 

      A series of vessel elements

    • B. 

      Second type of xylem cells that develop large perforations in their ends that enable water to flow more quickly between the elements

    • C. 

      Narrow, elongated thick-walled cells that are tapered at each end in which water flows through pits in their cell walls

    • D. 

      Cells that contain organelles and a nucleus

  • 6. 
    What are vessel elements?
    • A. 

      Second type of xylem cells that develop large perforations in their ends that enable water to flow more quickly between the elements

    • B. 

      Outer coverings of plants

    • C. 

      Attaches the blade to the stem

    • D. 

      Elements that contain both xylem and phloem

  • 7. 
    What are sieve tube members
    • A. 

      The conducting cells in xylem

    • B. 

      Cell that contain both organelles and a nucleus

    • C. 

      The conducting cells in phloem

    • D. 

      Cells that contain neither organelles or nucleuses

  • 8. 
    What is a sieve tube
    • A. 

      A series of sieve tube members

    • B. 

      Conducting cells of phloem

    • C. 

      Conducting cells of xylem

    • D. 

      A series of companion cells in the shape of a tube

  • 9. 
    What is a companion cell
    • A. 

      Cells that carry out key metabolic functions for sieve tube members

    • B. 

      Cells that distribute water throughout the plants vascular system

    • C. 

      Cells that border stomata

    • D. 

      Cells perform photosynthesis

  • 10. 
    What is mesophyll
    • A. 

      Areas of a stem between nodes

    • B. 

      Spherical cells that are loosely packed

    • C. 

      The ground tissue in a leaf

    • D. 

      Places where leaves attach to a stem

  • 11. 
    What is a terminal bud
    • A. 

      Inner layers of ground tissue

    • B. 

      The bud at the tip of a stem

    • C. 

      Buds that grow into the branches of the stem

    • D. 

      Soft green buds

  • 12. 
    What is the cortex
    • A. 

      The outer layers of ground tissue in a stem

    • B. 

      The inner layers of the pith

    • C. 

      Third layers of the pith

    • D. 

      Second layers of the ground tissue in a stem

  • 13. 
    What is pith
    • A. 

      The outer layers of ground tissue of a stem

    • B. 

      The inner layers of ground tissue in a stem

    • C. 

      Cell that contains both xylem and phloem

    • D. 

      Places where leaves attach to a stem

  • 14. 
    What are lenticels
    • A. 

      The cells of phloem

    • B. 

      Actively growing tips of roots

    • C. 

      Waxy outer coverings of plants

    • D. 

      Tiny openings in loosely organized groups of cork cells

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