George Washington Carver

In this lesson we will be learning about George Washington Carver and how his method of crop rotation led to the improved crop yields of farmers in the United States during the 1800's.

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Q1.In which organelle in the plant cell does photosynthesis take place?

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Q2.Why can't roots absorb minerals by diffusion?

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Q3.What are the two products of photosynthesis?

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Q4.If glucose is a monomer, what is starch?

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Q5.What is the role of the waxy cuticle on a leaf?

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Q6.By which process does water leave the leaf?

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Q7.Which of these is NOT a limiting factor of photosynthesis?

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Q8.What is the name of the two transport tubes in a plant?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

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Q1.In which organelle in the plant cell does photosynthesis take place?

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Q2.Why can't roots absorb minerals by diffusion?

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Q3.What are the two products of photosynthesis?

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Q4.If glucose is a monomer, what is starch?

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Q5.What is the role of the waxy cuticle on a leaf?

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Q6.By which process does water leave the leaf?

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Q7.Which of these is NOT a limiting factor of photosynthesis?

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Q8.What is the name of the two transport tubes in a plant?

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George Washington Carver

This quiz will assess your knowledge of George Washington Carver as well as prior learning related to his work.

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Q1.What procedure did George Washington Carver tell farmers to do?

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Q2.What did he tell them to plant in the cotton fields when they weren't being used?

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Q3.What moved into the root hair cells by active transport?

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Q4.By which process do minerals enter the root hair cells?

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Q5.Define active transport

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Q6.Revision: From which organelle is this energy released?

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Q7.Revision: What are the two products of photosynthesis?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

George Washington Carver

This quiz will assess your knowledge of George Washington Carver as well as prior learning related to his work.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.What procedure did George Washington Carver tell farmers to do?

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Q2.What did he tell them to plant in the cotton fields when they weren't being used?

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Q3.What moved into the root hair cells by active transport?

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Q4.By which process do minerals enter the root hair cells?

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Q5.Define active transport

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Q6.Revision: From which organelle is this energy released?

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Q7.Revision: What are the two products of photosynthesis?

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