Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account

Some terms that we will probably have to know. I mostly used the bolded words. Add to it if you want. :) Happy Studying!

In plants water is used for:

photosynthesis, turgor pressure, hydrolysis, transport


movement in the direction of the stimulus


a polysaccharide efficient for storing


a good balance of gravel, sand, silt, and clay

cohesion-tension theory

the theory that explains how water travels up in a plant

Hormones in plants (6 of them)

auxins, gibberellins, cytokinins, abscisic acid, ethylene, florigen (not fully discovered)


extreme form of phototropism (i.e. unusually long stems and light coloring)

Insectivorous plants

plants with special leaves designed to trap and digest insects

vegetative reproduction

a process that allows a plant to reproduce asexually


the process by which one plant stem (scion) is attached to another (stock)

6 major parts of a flower from the bottom up

pedicel, receptacle, sepals, petals, stamens, carpel

composite flower

a flower made up of multiple flowers

4 steps in plant reproduction

pollen formation, pollination, fertilization, germination

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 and try again


Reload the page to try again!


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

Voice Recording