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Description

What is a group of cells called that has the same structure and is specialized to do a specific task Tissue
How many types of tissue are there (main types) five
Where is the epidermis located? plant surface
What type of tissue provides a protective barrier? epidermis
what type of tissue is located under the epidermis? Parenchyma
Where is the collenchyma located? roots and leafs
What is the function of collenchyma? supporting tissue
where is xylem and phloem located? roots, stems, and leafs
what tissues function is to transport water and minerals through plant? xylem
what tissue transports water and food to the different parts of the plant? phloem

PLANT TISSUE Crossword

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Description

parenchyma tissue with connected air spaces. AERENCHYMA
thick, tough secondary walls impregnated with lignin SCLERENCHYMA
tubes with pits rather than openings at the ends. TRACHEIDS
outermost layer of cells EPIDERMIS
most abundant of the cell types found in the major parts of higher plants. PARENCHYMA
conducts dissolved food materials produced by photosynthesis. PHLOEM
pairs of cells that border stomata. GUARD
chief conducting tissue of water and minerals. XYLEM
provide flexible support for growing and mature plant organs. extra primary wall in the corners. COLLENCHYMA
component of the waxy outer coating of aquatic plant leaves. CUTIN
Certain cells associated with sieve tube companion cells
Tissue only meant for growth meristematic

Plant Cells and Tissues Crossword

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Description

which ground tissue cell provides a more rigid support to plants sclerenchyma
name the tissue that transports sugars from the leaves to the rest of the plant phloem
what cells are responsible for plant growth Meristematic
primary function of this tissue is to transport water from roots to the rest of the plant xylem
this ground tissue is less rigid but adds extra structural support collenchyma
name the tissue system that prevents plants from water loss dermal
xylem and phloem tissues belong to what tissue system Vascular
parenchyma, collenchyma and sclerenchyma belong to what tissue system Ground
_______________ is the first stage of cell division mitosis
the _____________ tissue heals and regenerates plants parenchyma
This plant tissue stores sugars Parenchyma
The dermal, ground, and vascular tissues systems are made of ____________ cells specialized

Plant Transport & Transpiration Crossword

Type
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Description

Involved in the movement of water through a plant from its roots to its leaves Xylem
Involved in translocation (movement of food substances from the stems to growing tissues and storage tissues) Phloem
Water on the surface of spongy and palisade cells (inside the leaf) evaporates and then diffuses out of the leaf Transpiration
Makes up the cell wall of a xylem cell cellulose
Evaporation and diffusion are faster at _ _ _ _ _ _ _ temperatures higher
Transpiration is _ _ _ _ _ _ in humid conditions slower
Transpiration is _ _ _ _ _ _ in windy conditions faster
More _ _ _ _ _ is drawn out of the xylem cells inside the leaf to replace what's lost Water
Xylem transports _ _ _ _ _ from roots to aerial parts of the plant. water
Xylem transports _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ from roots to aerial parts of the plant. Minerals

PLANT TISSUES Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Which are the two types of tissues Meristematic and permanent
Parenchyma is a type of simple tissue
Transpiration and exchange of gases are functions of stomata
tissue forms new cells in plants Meristematic
tissues prevent loss of water in plants Protective
A group of cells alike in form, function and origin are tissue
Plant length is increased by apical meristems
The cell division is restricted to meristematic cells
Phloem in the plants perform the function of conduction of food
Fluid part of blood after removal of corpuscles is plasma
tissues composed of mainly dead cells Xylem
Parenchyma: Simple, Phloem: complex
Xylem and phloem are examples of what tissue Vascular tissue
Tissue in a plant that is neither vascular nor dermal is Ground tissue
The types of meristematic tissues in plants includes apical meristems
not a kind of epidermal cell cork
The embryonic protoderm is an example of primary meristem
Primary growth in plants is initiated by the apical meristems
Plant tissue noted for photosynthesis, storage, and secretion is parenchyma
Increases in stem length occur at the lateral meristem

PLANTS Crossword

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Description

one of the two types of transport tissue in vascular plants, phloem being the other, the basic function is to transport water, but it also transports some nutrients xylem
also known as tracheophytes, they form a large group of plants that are defined as those land plants that have tissues for conducting water and minerals throughout the plant vascular plants
is one of two main structural axes of a vascular plant, the other being the root, it is normally divided into nodes and internodes stems
spore producing plant; diploid (2N) phase of reproduction sporophyte
In vascular plants, itis the organ of a plant that typically lies below the surface of the soil which absorbs water and nutrients roots
is a process in which pollen is transferred to the female reproductive organs of seed plants, thereby enabling fertilization and reproduction pollination
the vascular tissue in plants that conducts sugars and other metabolic products downward from the leaves phloem
a complex organic polymer deposited in the cell walls of many plants, making them rigid and woody lignin
also known as bryophytes, they are small, simple plants without a vascular transport system nonvascular plants
are a group of seed-producing plants that includes conifers, cycads, Ginkgo, and Gnetales gymnosperms
tissue with cells that lie between dermal and vascular tissue; include parenchyma, collenchyma, and sclerenchyma ground tissue
gamete producing plant; haploid (N) phase of reproduction gametophyte
the seed-bearing structure in angiosperms formed from the ovary after flowering fruit
the seed-bearing part of a plant, consisting of reproductive organs (stamens and carpels) that are typically surrounded by a brightly colored corolla (petals) and a green calyx (sepals) flower
the outer covering of a plant which typically consists of a single layer of epidermal cells dermal tissue
a significant part of the embryo within the seed of a plant, upon germination, it usually becomes the first leaves of a seedling cotlyedon
is an impermeable, buoyant material, a prime-subset of bark tissue that is harvested for commercial use cork
are seed-producing plants that include flowers and the production of fruits that contain the seeds angiosperms
organs of a vascular plant and is the principal lateral appendage of the stem that is involved in gas exchange leaves
a flowering plant's unit of reproduction, capable of developing into another such plant seed

Plant Science 1 Crossword

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Description

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

PLANTS: Roots, Stems, and Leaves Crossword

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Description

Threadlike projection from a plant root Root hair
Covers the tip of the root Root cap
Outer layer of a root and the whole plant Epidermis
Layer under the epidermis Cortex
Series of hollow tubes Vascular system
Seed plant that does not produce a flower Gymnosperm
Seed plant that produces flowers Angiosperm
Roots that never touch the ground Aerial roots
Thin, branching roots Fibrous roots
Single, main stalklike root Taproot
Grow at the bottom of a plant's stem Prop root
Woody stems are covered with Bark
Support structure for a plant Stem
Series of tubes that moves water and minerals up the stem Xylem
Moves sugars that are made plant's leaves to other parts of the plant Phloem
Layer that separates xylem and phloem layers Cambium
Soft, green, and bendy stems Soft stems
Process of making food Photosynthesis
Tiny pores on the underside of the leaves Stomata
Loss of water through a plant's leaves Transpiration

Types of Plant Tissues: Dermal, Ground & Vascular Crossword

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Description

the structure of dermal tissue for gas exchange stomata
the dermal tissue is also known as ______ epidermis
roots hairs of dermal tissue are responsible for absorption
the tissue on seeds, fruits, stems, leaves, roots etc. dermal
a waxy coating secreted by epidermal cells cuticle
the cuticle helps water ____ from leaves evaporation
stomata is flanked by two bean-shaped cells guard cells
extra surface area for absorption of water & ions root hairs
ground tissue responsible for photosynthesis parenchyma
parenchyma have ___ cell walls thin
parenchyma is living or dead? living
parenchyma forms ___ which feeds the seed endosperm
parenchyma forms the ___ of stems cortex
parenchyma responds to _____ healing wound
collenchyma have ____ cell walls thick
collenchyma cells are living or dead dead
collenchyma is composed of _____ & pectin cellulose
are elongated cells collenchyma
collenchyma provide ____ and support structure
_____ cells provide a plant with support and strength sclerenchyma
sclerenchyma cells have ____ _____ cell walls very thick
sclerenchyma cells are living or dead dead
deposits of ____ make sclerenchyma cells hard lignin
type of tissue used to transport water and nutrients vascular
transports water and dissolved minerals xylem
transports food phloem
xylem is living or dead dead
phloem is living or dead living
xylem & phloem are paired bundles, scattered monocots
xylem & phloem are paired bundles, rings dicots
tissue cells in between the xylem and phloem cambium
the bark of a woody plant contains __ ___ cork cambium
type of cambium tissues that produces secondary xylems and phloems. vascular cambium

All About Plants Crossword

Type
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Description

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 classification Crossword

Type
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Description

Transports water Xylem
Two way transport Phloem
Process of water loss through leaves Transpiration
Protects root tip Root cap
Tiny microscopic opening in leaves Stomata
Process of making food in plants Photosynthesis
present between xylem and phloem Cambium
Type of root that runs deep Taproot
Outer layer of root epidermis
outer waxy layer on leaves Cuticle
pigments that makes the leaf green Chlorophyll
Type of roots that never touch the ground Aerial
Type of root that are thin and branches out Fibrous
Does not have tube like vessels nonvascular
product of photosynthesis sugar
flowering plants angiosperms
non flowering plants gymnosperms
an example of non vascular plants mosses
cells that open and close stomata Guardcells