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Higher Biology

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function of a root hair
absorption of water and minerals
structural feature of a root hair
hair shape provides an increased surface area
function of the phloem
transport of products of photosynthesis
structural feature of the phloem
cells have end wall pores allowing cytoplasm to connect
function of the xylem
transport of water and minerals, and support of plant
structural feature of the xylem
cells are dead, thickened with lignin and with no end walls or contents
function of the palisade mesophyll
photosynthesis
structural feature of the palisade mesophyll
contain many chloroplasts
function of the skeletal muscle
movement
structural feature of the skeletal muscle
contain many mitochondria to provide ATP for muscle contraction
function of the goblet cell in the trachea
secrete mucus to trap bacteria and other breathed-in particles
structural feature of the goblet cell in the trachea
contain many Golgi
function of the red blood cell
absorb oxygen from breathed-in air and release it to cells
structural feature of the red blood cell
disc-shaped with dimples in each side to provide and increased surface area
function of a phagocyte
engulf and digest invading bacteria
structural feature of a phagocyte
have many lysosomes containing digestive enzymes