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what_makes_plant - What makes a Plant a Plant? What Plant...

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What makes a Plant a Plant? What makes a Plant a Plant? Plant Characteristics How are Plants Classified
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Plant Characteristics Plant Characteristics They make their own food Chloroplasts contain chlorophyll Chlorophyll absorbs energy from the sun Plants use the energy to make food - glucose (sugar) Process is called Photosynthesis
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Chloroplasts: Chloroplasts:
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Plant Plant Characteristics Characteristics Plants Have a Cuticle
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What is a Cuticle? What is a Cuticle? A waxy layer that coats the surface of stems, leaves, and other plant parts exposed to the air. Keeps plants from drying out.
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Plant Plant Characteristics Characteristics Plant Cells have Cell Walls
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What is a Cell Wall What is a Cell Wall a plant cell is surrounded by a rigid cell wall outside of the cell membrane helps support and protect the plant
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Plant Characteristics Plant Characteristics Plants reproduce with spores and sex cells there are two stages in a plants life: sporophyte gametophyte
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What is a Sporophyte?
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course BIO 110 taught by Professor Harmon during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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what_makes_plant - What makes a Plant a Plant? What Plant...

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