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Unformatted text preview: Biology: Concepts and Connections, 6e (Campbell) Chapter 17 1 Plants, Fungi, and the Colonization of Land Multiple- Choice Questions 1) The intimate, mutually beneficial association formed between a fungus and the root of a plant is called a(n) A) ingrowth. B) mycorrhiza. C) parasitic infection. D) hypha. E) mycelium. Answer: B Topic: Opening Essay Skill: Factual Recall 2) To reduce the need for fertilizers, some citrus growers A) add mycorrhizal fungi to the soil. B) eliminate harmful soil fungi. C) use fungicides. D) add mycorrhizal bacteria. E) eliminate harmful soil bacteria. Answer: A Topic: Opening Essay Skill: Factual Recall 3) The ancestors of land plants were probably ________ that lived in ________. A) green algae similar to charophytes . . . the open ocean B) green algae similar to charophytes . . . coral reef habitats C) green algae similar to charophytes . . . coastal marshes or lake fringes D) cyanobacteria . . . coastal marshes or lake fringes E) cyanobacteria . . . moist soil crust communities Answer: C Topic: 17.1 Skill: Factual Recall 4) The land plants are a clade whose members all possess the following derived characters: alternation of haploid and diploid generations; walled spores produced in sporangia; multicellular, dependent embryos; and A) the ability to carry out photosynthesis. B) production of air- or animal- dispersed pollen grains. C) cell walls reinforced by lignin. D) male and female gametangia to protect gametes. E) xylem tissue to facilitate transport. Answer: D Topic: 17.1 Skill: Conceptual Understanding 5) Gas exchange in most land plants occurs through structures called A) stomata. B) spiracles. C) phloem. D) gas pores. E) cuticles. Answer: A Topic: 17.1 Skill: Factual Recall 6) The ________, a zone of rapid cell division that produces growth, is found at primary root and stem tips. A) sporangium B) cuticle C) apical meristem D) lignin E) gametangium Answer: C Topic: 17.1 Skill: Conceptual Understanding 7) In plants, the vascular tissue made of dead cells that transport water and minerals from the roots is called A) xylem. B) phloem. C) stomata. D) transport tissue. E) meristem. Answer: A Topic: 17.1 Skill: Factual Recall 8) In plants, the vascular tissue that consists of living cells that distribute sugars throughout the plant is called A) xylem. B) phloem. C) stomata. D) transport tissue. E) meristem. Answer: B Topic: 17.1 Skill: Factual Recall 9) In all plants, the zygote and earliest stages of the developing embryo are A) enclosed within a seed. B) a free- living, independent phase of the sexual life cycle. C) enclosed within a pollen grain. D) attached to and nourished by the parent plant. E) able to disperse in a tough- walled spore. Answer: D Topic: 17.1 Skill: Factual Recall 10)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2011 for the course BIOL biology taught by Professor Ahmed during the Spring '11 term at Arizona Western College.

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