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Quiz 1 Classification Page 1 1. The state tree of Indiana is Liriodendron tulipifera. For this plant, the species name is: 1 A Liriodendron B tulipifera C Liriodendron tulipifera D tuliptree 2. One of Linnaeus' most important insights was to base his plant classification system on what important characteristic? 2 A root form B leaf form C flower form D evergreen or deciduous habit E plant height 3. In a complete scientific plant name, the abbreviation or name after the plant binomial (such as L. or Batsch) indicates what? 3 A the name of the continent where the plant is native B the name of the person who discovered the plant in the wild C the name of the person who first grew the plant in cultivation
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Unformatted text preview: D the name of the person who first named the plant 4. An annual plant is defined as a plant that: 4 A completes its life cycle within 1 year. B requires 2 years to complete its life cycle. C lives for more than 2 years. D lives forever. 5. A plant within a species (i.e. with a new flower color) that is developed & preserved through horticultural practice is called a: 5 A variant B cultivar C subspecies D variety 6. A group in a classification system is called a taxon. The plural of taxon is: 6 A taxons B taxi C taxus D taxa 1/25/2010 8:33:49 AM...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course HORT 100 taught by Professor Dana during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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