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biolgy 5

the type of life cycle seen in plants is called
alternation of generation
hetero eukaryotes that digest their food externalles and abosrob the small molecules are refferet to as
fruits, vegetables, corn, rice, adn wheat are all examples of
during the carboniferious period, forests consisting mainly of ____ produces vast quantities of organic matter, which was buried and later turn into coal
ferns and other seedless vascular plants
deep in the tropical rain forest, a botanist discvoered an unusual plant with vascular tissurs, stomata, a cuticle, flagelleated sperm, conelike reproductive tructures bearings seeds, and an alternation-of-generation cycle. he was very excited baotu this discovery becasue it would be rather unusaul for a plant to hav both
seeds and flagelatted sperm
which of the following plants has a dominant sporophyte generation and a seed but no fruit
pine tree
fungi cannot make their own food, and they cannot move. how fo they fid thigns to eat
the produce huge numbers of tiny spred that spread to nearby food and they grow rapidly into their food sources
unlike most angiosperms, grasses are pollinated by wind. as a consequences, some unnessary" parts of grass flowers have almost disappeared. wih of the foolwing parts would you expect to be most reduces in grass flower
which of the following has a dominant sporophyte generation adn a free living gamophyte generation
a fern
true or false: the stugma is a protective chamber where egg develop
what kind of entity is lichen
a assocaition between a fungs and a cyanobacgteria or green algae
mosses are included in a gorup of plants called
the male cone of a pine tree is equivalents in teh function to the _____ of the angiopserm
the angio sperm plant we see represents the ____ generation, adn the flower produces t _________
sporophyte and gameophyte
byrophytes such as mosses differ from all other plants in that htey
lack vascualr tissue
the haploid phase of the life cycles is shortest in which of the following
the domanant types of seed plants today are
conifers adn angiosperm
a key step in the adaptations of seed pantsto dry land was the evoltuon of
cholorophyll a.
the dominant stage of mosses is the
the ripened ovary of a flower, which is adapted to disperse seeds is called
a fruit
which od the following stages in the life cycles of a maple tree corresponds to the leafy, spongy plants in the moss life cycle
pollen grain and ovule
true or false: fungi are more closely related to plants than to animals
which of the following adaptions to a terrestiral existence is are foudn in ferms
vascualr tissue for nutrietns transport adn support
fungo are found assocatied with the earliest plant fossils. which of the follwing is a way in which fungi may have helped plants become terrestrial
by formins mycorrihical assocaitions and helping early plants to extract mineral nutrients form histile soils
reduction of the gameophyte generateion offerns benifits of
increased protection from damage to DNa and increased ability to deal iwth changes in environemnt due to genetic variation
which of the following correctly describes the alternation of generation in plant life cycles
diploid sporophyte that produce spores by meiosis alternate with gamephyte that produce gamete by mitosis
which part of the life cycle does a pollen grain represent
a male gameophyte
which of teh following functions foes a mushroom perform
production of spores
a mushroom
is a composed of many threadlike filamnts called hyphae
individual fungal filaments are called
the heterokaryotic phase of a fungal cucle is
a stage in which hypahe contian two gentically differnt hapoild nuclie
ferns and mosses are similar because
noth have sporophytes that produce hapolid spores
which of the following are true
the elaves of palnts are covered by a waxy cuticle that helpes protoect the leaves of disicciation
where and when deos fertilizatrio occur in the mushroon life cycles
in a mushroom, when nuclei a dikaryotic cells fuse
true or flase: msot fungi have flagelated or ameobiod cells in theri life ccles
true or false: current evidence siggst that aniamls and palnts evolved frm a common protst
which of the follwing points supports the endsymbiotic theory of sukaryotic cell developemtn
mitochoncris have theri won DNa moelcules
autotophic bacteria obtain their carbon and energy frm whihc of the follwing sources
carbon form CO2; energy form sunlight or enery form vertain inorganic chemicals