no true roots or leaves Spores rhizoids yes damp areas creeks streams places

No true roots or leaves spores rhizoids yes damp

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no true roots or leaves Spores, rhizoids yes damp areas, creeks, streams, places where water is in abundance Ferns sporophyte True roots and leaves Spores, no Places where there is an abundance of Kingdom Plantae Simple Plants and Gymnosperms Experim
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water, needs soil and sunlight for nutrients Conifers Gametophyte True roots and leaves Seeds and cones, needles no Can thrive in moist and dry environments , needs sunlight and soil. Exercise 2 1. When visualizing moss, a low-lying soft green plant may come to mind. Would this visualization reflect the gametophyte, sporophyte, or rhizoid? The gametophyte 2. When you viewed the leaf-like structures under the microscope, did you see evidence of vascularization? Describe what you observed. No, this is because mosses are not vascular plants and therefore would not have xylem and phloem. 3. Moss has a great number of leaf-like structures over a small area. How does this arrangement assist the leaves in interacting with their environment? The purpose of these leaf like structures is to absorb water and nutrients, the more of these structures there are in a smaller area, the more nutrients and water that can be absorbed. 4. Why are rhizoids not considered true roots? Rhizoids are not considered true roots because their main purpose is to support the structure of the moss and not for absorption of minerals. 5. Where is the sperm housed? Where are the eggs housed? What conditions must exist for the sperm to reach the egg? The sperm is housed in the antheridium and must have water to allow for movement of the sperm.
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