Plants as food

In this lesson we will describe the role of plants as producers and test common diet items for starch. We will then describe the importance of insect pollination to food security.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Respiration leads to the release of...

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Q2.What has happened to the levels of carbon dioxide over millions of years?

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Q3.What has happened to the levels of oxygen over millions of years?

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Q4.What process has led to this increase in oxygen?

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Q5.Which of these WILL NOT cause an increase in carbon dioxide levels?

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Q6.What is the name of the tube which carries sugars around the plant?

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Q7.What is the name of the process by which water moves water around the plant?

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Respiration leads to the release of...

1/7

Q2.What has happened to the levels of carbon dioxide over millions of years?

2/7

Q3.What has happened to the levels of oxygen over millions of years?

3/7

Q4.What process has led to this increase in oxygen?

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Q5.Which of these WILL NOT cause an increase in carbon dioxide levels?

5/7

Q6.What is the name of the tube which carries sugars around the plant?

6/7

Q7.What is the name of the process by which water moves water around the plant?

7/7

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Quiz:

Plants as Food

This quiz will assess your knowledge of this lesson as well as prior learning.

Q1.I have added iodine to a slice of bread and the iodine has changed colour from brown to black. What chemical must be present in the bread?

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Q2.Which type of organism will be a producer?

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Q3.What is a producer?

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Q4.How do plants contribute to levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere?

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Q5.What is the role of the vacuole?

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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:

Plants as Food

This quiz will assess your knowledge of this lesson as well as prior learning.

Q1.I have added iodine to a slice of bread and the iodine has changed colour from brown to black. What chemical must be present in the bread?

1/5

Q2.Which type of organism will be a producer?

2/5

Q3.What is a producer?

3/5

Q4.How do plants contribute to levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere?

4/5

Q5.What is the role of the vacuole?

5/5

Lesson summary: Plants as food

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