Plant Roots

This lesson recaps prior learning of plant cells and then describes the function of the root and root hair cells. We will then compare root hair cells to ‘typical’ plant cells and explain how the adaptations of the root are related to its function

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Quiz:

Plant Roots

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Q1.What is the role of the chloroplasts within a plant cell?

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Q2.Which one of these is NOT a reason why plants need to have roots?

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Q3.How are root hair cells adapted to take in water?

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Q4.By which process does water enter the root hair cells?

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Q5.Minerals enter the root hair cells by active transport so which organelle do they have lots of?

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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:

Plant Roots

Well done for completing the lesson. These questions are going to review what we have looked at. Good luck!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the role of the chloroplasts within a plant cell?

1/5

Q2.Which one of these is NOT a reason why plants need to have roots?

2/5

Q3.How are root hair cells adapted to take in water?

3/5

Q4.By which process does water enter the root hair cells?

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Q5.Minerals enter the root hair cells by active transport so which organelle do they have lots of?

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Lesson summary: Plant Roots

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