Holt Science and Technology Life Science Chapter 12 Introduction to Plants Vocabulary Quiz Test

Created by keljon77 

Upgrade to
remove ads

nonvascular plant

the three groups of plants that lack specialized conducting tisues and true roots, stems, and leaves

vascular plant

a plant that has specialized tissues that conduct materials from one part of the plant to another

gymnosperm

a woody vascular seed plant whose seeds are not enclosed by an ovary or fruit

angiosperm

a flowering plant that produces seeds within a fruit

rhizoid

a root stucture in non-vasular plants that holds the plants in place and helps plants get water and nutrients

rhizome

a horizontal undergroud stem that produces new leaves, shoots, and roots

pollen

the tiny granules that contain the male gametophyte of seed plants

pollination

the transfer of pollen from the male reroductive stuctures to the female structures of seed plants

xylem

the type of tissue in vascular plants that provides support and conducts water and nutrients from the roots

phloem

the tissue that conducts food in vascular plants

sepals

in a flower, one of the outermost rings of modified leaves that protect the flower bud

petals

one of the ring or rings of the usually bright colored leaf-shaped parts of a flower

stamen

the male repoductive structure of a flower that produces pollen and consist of an anther at the tip of a filament

pistol

the female reproductive part of a flower that produces seeds and consists of an ovary, style, and stigma

ovary

in flowering plants the lower part of a pistil that produces eggs in ovules

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set