Plant Anatomy Quiz

Kit Sinclair
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A comprehensive quiz on most parts of a plant and their functions, with brief and helpful explanations for each question

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Kit Sinclair
Created by Kit Sinclair over 4 years ago
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Question 1

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Name the four main parts of a plant
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  • petal
  • flower
  • root
  • chlorophyll
  • stem
  • leaf

Question 2

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Do all plant cells have a cell wall?
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 3

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What adaptations does a root hair cell have?
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  • Thin cell wall and air pockets
  • Air pockets and wax covering
  • Thin cell wall and large surface area
  • Large surface area and wax covering

Question 4

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Name TWO transport tissues
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  • Xylem
  • Chloroplasts
  • Vascular
  • Phloem

Question 5

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What does the waxy cuticle do?
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  • Aids gas exchange
  • Prevents water loss

Question 6

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Name two types of mesophyll
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  • Palisade
  • Spongy
  • Vascular

Question 7

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What is the job of a stoma?
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  • To let in carbon dioxide and let out oxygen and water
  • To let in oxygen and water and let out carbon dioxide
  • To produce chlorophyll

Question 8

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What are the advantages of hydroponics?
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  • Cheap to build, run and maintain
  • Highly effective and produces good quality crops
  • Farmers are easily able to control the crops they grow
  • The process works equally with all plants
  • Plants can be grown in very unhealthy soil or even no soil at all

Question 9

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Does photosynthesis provide glucose?
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  • True
  • False

Question 10

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Give some uses of glucose
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  • Growth
  • Respiration
  • Starch production
  • Food store
  • Warmth

Question 11

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Photosynthesis is able to take place when a leaf is covered
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 12

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What is magnesium used for?
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  • To make chlorophyll
  • To build proteins

Question 13

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What is nitrogen (from nitrates) used for?
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  • To make chlorophyll (for photosyntheis)
  • To build proteins (e.g enzymes) from amino acids

Question 14

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What makes the 'ultimate greenhouse?'
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  • fans, boiler, hot and cold water pipes and sodium lamps
  • fans, cold water sprinklers and nitrogen lamps
  • boilers, covered areas, hot water pipes and a high light intensity

Question 15

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Osmosis is the movement of water from a low water concentration to a high water concentration
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  • True
  • False

Question 16

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What word best describes the cell membrane?
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  • Viscous
  • Semi-permeable
  • Flaccid

Question 17

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What does it mean if a cell is flaccid?
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  • The cell has lost water
  • The cell is full of water

Question 18

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What three things are plants sensitive to?
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  • Light
  • Heat
  • Water
  • Acidity (or pH level)
  • Gravity

Question 19

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What is the hormone called that controls and coordinates growth in plants?
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  • Auxin
  • Ethanol
  • Cytokinin

Question 20

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Nastic movement has a direction
Answer
  • True
  • False