Chapter Learning Objectives Chapter 30: Plant Diversity II: The Evolution of Seed Plants Concept 30.1: The reduced gametophytes of seed plants are protected in ovules and pollen grains • Name five terrestrial adaptations that contributed to the success of seed plants. • Compare the size and independence of the gametophytes of bryophytes with those of seed plants. • Describe the ovule of a seed plant. • Explain why pollen grains were an important adaptation for successful reproduction on land. • Explain how a seed can be said to include contributions from three distinct generations. Concept 30.2: Gymnosperms bear “naked” seeds, typically on cones • List and distinguish the four phyla of gymnosperms. • Describe the life history of a pine. Indicate which structures are part of the gametophyte
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This note was uploaded on 07/21/2008 for the course BIOL 1202 taught by Professor Gregg during the Summer '08 term at LSU.