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All About Plants Crossword

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Completes its life cycle within a year Annual
Plants life cycle normally taking two seasons Biennial
A green pigment in plants absorbing light energy used to carry out photosynthesis Chlorophyll
An organelle found in plant and algae cells where photosynthesis occurs chloroplast
An angiosperm which has two seed leaves dicot
Young plant developing from the zygote embryo
Joining on a sperm cell and an egg cell fertilization
Part of stamen supporting an anther filament
Sprouting of the embryo from a seed that occurs where the embryo resumes growth germination
A plant producing seeds that ae not enclosed by a protective cover gymnosperm
An angiosperm with one seed leaf monocot
A structure containing egg cells ovary
A plant lasting for three seasons or more perennial
The vascular tissue through food moving in some plants phloem
Process where a plant captures energy in sunlight and is used to make food photosynthesis
A threadlike root that anchors nonvascular plants to the ground rhizoid
The male reproductive part of a flower which produces pollen stamen
Pollen grains land on this sticky part stigma
Small openings on surface layers of a leaf and is controlled when a gas enters and exits the leaf stomata
Cell organelle storing materials such as water, salt, protein, and carbohydrates vacuole
System of a tube like structure in plants where minerals an food move vacular tissue
Vascular tissue carrying water upward from the roots to every part of the plant xylem
A fertilized egg zygote

Plant Parts Crossword

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This part of the plant makes the food. Leaves
Plants need this to grow; form of energy. Sun
Part of the plant that gets water from soil. roots
Food roots get from soil. nutrients
Water moves from the roots to the leaves throught the plant's what? stem
A carrot stores food in it what? roots
The part of the plant that makes fruit and seeds. flower
How a living thing begins its life, grows and makes new living things like itself. Life Cycle
Must reach the stigma to grow a seed; bees, wind and water carry this to the stigma. Pollen
tiny, baby plant. It is very small. embryo
Protects the seed. Grows around the seed. Fruit
The process when a seed begins to grow. germinate
They do not have flowers or cones. Fall on the ground. Examples are ferns and mosses. Spores
Many plants close together. Crowding
Different kinds of plants. Variation

soil Word Search

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fall
winter
summer
spring
cold
hot
five
facts
type
warms
runoff
efficiently
seedlings
particles
leafs
bugs
insects
earthworms
host
digging
compressed
soft
peate
quality
aerated
moisture
nutrients
compact
plants
trees
garden
growth
black
brown
dark
gritty
sticky
smooth
compost
loamy
organic
saline
water
roots
peaty
clay
Silty
sandy
dirt
soil

Photosynthesis and The Calvin-Cycle Crossword

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An important gas produced in photosynthesis oxygen
The openings in a leaf that allow the passing of gases into and out of the leaf stomata
Dark or light independent reactions CalvinCycle
Protein molecules that aid in photosynthetic reactions enzymes
The place in a plant cell where photosynthesis happens chloroplast
Process in which plants use the suns energy to make food photosynthesis
The stacks of thylakoids embedded in the stroma of the chloroplast grana
Green pigment in plants chlorophyll
a sugar made up of carbon (C), hydrogen (H), and oxygen (O) carbohydrate
The decomposition or separation of molecules by the action of light photolysis
Organism that makes its own food from the sun autotrophe
Singular form of grana granum
Sugar formed from carbon dioxide and water glucose
The water based, fluid filled area of the chloroplast stroma
The original source of all earths energy sun
CO2 carbon dioxide
Adenosine triphosphate (nucleotide) ATP
A living organism (tree, shrub, leaf, flower, etc.) plant
Needed for photosynthesis, along with carbon dioxide and the sun. water
A small membranous sac within a chloroplast of a plant thylakoid

Plant Science 1 Crossword

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A class of the angiosperms monocotyledon
a protective cover over the plumule coleoptile
a bud type in the leaf axil axillary
root type of eudicotyledons tap
lives for one year annual
short lived ephemeral
secondary cell walls contain this lignin
this conducts water and minerals xylem
the 'branch' of a grass tiller
this describes a 'sleeping' seed dormant
this joins a leaf to the stem petiole
a connecting channed between cells plasmodesma
an overground stem stolon
this describes a horizontal stem prostrate
energy store in some seeds endosperm
an emzyme in grass seeds amylase
this transfer energy to the embryo in grasses scutellum
the process of taking up water in seeds imbibitioin
basic plant tissue parenchyma
simple cell type prokaryote
a class of the angiospermaphyta eudicotyledon
protective cover over the embryonic root in grass seeds coleorhiza
the main organ of photosynthesis in plants leaf
vessel conducting the products of photosynthesis phloem
aphids tap into this phloem
identification feature of grasses auricle
angle between leaf and stem axil

Photosynthesis Vocabulary Crossword

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use sunlight to create food and chemical energy Photosynthesis
green pigment in plants used to absorb sunlight Chlorophyll
a microscopic opening in the epidermis of a plant Stomata
plants absorb water through roots, then give off water vaper through leaf pores Transpiration
a plastid in green plant cells that contains chlorophyll Chloroplast
an important sugar and energy source in living organisms; component of many carbohydrates Glucose
colorless, odorless gas absorbed by plants in photosynthesis Carbon dioxide
energy coming from the sun, light Radiant energy
energy stored in the bonds of chemical compounds Chemical enrgy
colorless, odorless reactive gas; life-supporting component of air Oxygen

Plant parts and functions Crossword

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I make seeds for the plant Flower
I find water for the plant roots
I am what the plant starts to grow from seed
I make food for the plant leaves
I bring water to the other parts of the plant stem
This is the colorful part of a plant petals
This is what the (brown) stem of a tree is called trunk
The stem helps the plant stand ___ up straight
The roots find this in the soil nutrients
The leaves use this from the sun to help it make food energy

Parts of a plant Word Search

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Anchor
Colorful
Elevator
Flower
Food
Fruit
Green
Grow
Leaves
Parts
Photosynthesis
Plants
Reproduce
Roots
Seeds
Stem
Sunlight
Support
Water

Plant Vocabulary Words Crossword

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the process when organisms make more of their kind reproduction
male and female sex cells unite to make new life sexual reproduction
the male part of a flower stamen
the long, thin part of the stamen filament
small pieces of pollen that contains the sperm pollen grain
the female part of a plant pistil
the base of the pistil ovary
the female sex cell egg
how male and female sex cells unite pollination
a system of tubes that take water and minerals upward through the stem to the leaves xylem
the process of how plants make their food photosynthesis
how animals react when they eat a plant cellular respiration
the green substance that absorbs sunlight for photosynthesis chlorophyll
the male sex cell sperm
controls what enters and leaves the leaf stomata
what goes in reactant
what comes out product
when water travels throughout a plant transpiration
sucks in water from the soil for the plant roots
takes in carbon dioxide and releases oxygen leaf

Diversity of Life Crossword

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the process in which plants make their own food Photosynthesis
the most visible and showy part of the plant petal
Green leaf like structures around the base of the petals sepals
orange or yellow part of the filament anther
male sex cell sperm
female flower part pistil
flattened tip of the pistil stigma
the process by which organisms create new individuals of their own kind reproduction
the combination of two cells fertilized
when two cells meet and unite pollination
long and thin part of the stamen filament
movement of seeds away from parent plant seed dispersal
becomes the root of the seed embryo
water is carried through plants from the roots, leafs, and out the stomata. transpiration
allows plant to capture and convey light energy Chlorophyll
straw like structure inside the stem xylem
when animals turn unusable energy into usable energy cellular respiration
takes sugars from the leafs downward phloem
building blocks of life cells
energy source for the seed cotyledon