|The function of roots is ________||To absorb water and minerals, To anchor the plant, To provide food storage, and to provide soil erosion|
|Primary root is _______||is the first root structure that emerge from the seed|
|secondary root is ______||is the root system that grow from the primary root|
|_______ and _____ are the two most common root systems||Tap roots and Fibrous roots|
|What are the seven type of roots?||Taproot, Fibrous roots, prop roots, climbing roots, aerial roots, aquatic roots, fleshy roots|
|Prop roots grow from _______||they grow from the stem to the soil e.g corn roots|
|Climbing roots grow from _____||they grow from the stem and fasten to a solid surface for support e.g Ivy|
|what are some examples of fleshy roots?||carrots and radish|
|The root system provide the plant with ______ and ____||water and minerals|
|Photosynthates from the leaves are transported through _____ to the root system||phloem|
|Respiratory roots occur in _______||mangroves|
|root pockets occur in _______||hydrophytes|
|what is apical meristem?||It is a group of undifferentiated cells that divide through mitosis and help increase the length of roots and stems|
|what are some structures of root tips?||root hair, elongation zone, apical meristem, root cap, maturation zone|
|what is the function of the root cap?||It protects the inner cells as the root pushed into the soil|
|what are tap roots?||Tap roots are deep roots that grow vertically downwards and are used to absorb water and nutrients|
|Taproots are characterized by have ______ number of roots||one main root|
|______ develops into a taproot||radical or primary root|
|what are some characteristics of fibrous roots?||They grow deep in he soil, they are thick and fleshy|
|what are fibrous roots?||Fibrous roots are long, thin and shallow roots that grow from the stem|
|Fibrous roots are also known as _____||adventitious roots system|
|Fibrous roots are the opposite of ______ roots||taproots|
|Fibrous roots are found mostly in ______ plants||monocotyledons and ferns|
|Monocotyledons make up ______ group of plants||flowering plants or Angiosperms|
The function of roots is ________
Primary root is _______
secondary root is ______
_______ and _____ are the two most common root systems
What are the seven type of roots?
Prop roots grow from _______
Climbing roots grow from _____
what are some examples of fleshy roots?
The root system provide the plant with ______ and ____
Photosynthates from the leaves are transported through _____ to the root system
Respiratory roots occur in _______
root pockets occur in _______
what is apical meristem?
what are some structures of root tips?
what is the function of the root cap?
what are tap roots?
Taproots are characterized by have ______ number of roots
______ develops into a taproot
what are some characteristics of fibrous roots?
what are fibrous roots?
Fibrous roots are also known as _____
Fibrous roots are the opposite of ______ roots
Fibrous roots are found mostly in ______ plants
Monocotyledons make up ______ group of plants