Transport in plants

This lesson will involve labelling the xylem and phloem and describing their role in transporting water and sugars within the plant. We will then describe the path of water and glucose 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.Which of these does a plant NOT need in order to photosynthesise?

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Q2.Why does a leaf usually have a broad shape?

2/8

Q3.What is the name of the openings on the underside of leaves?

3/8

Q4.By which process does carbon dioxide enter the leaf?

4/8

Q5.Why do most leaves have a waxy layer on their surface?

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Q6.What is the name of the cell within the leaf where photosynthesis takes place?

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Q7.Which polymer is glucose converted to for storage?

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Q8.Which process in the root hair cells requires energy?

8/8

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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.Which of these does a plant NOT need in order to photosynthesise?

1/8

Q2.Why does a leaf usually have a broad shape?

2/8

Q3.What is the name of the openings on the underside of leaves?

3/8

Q4.By which process does carbon dioxide enter the leaf?

4/8

Q5.Why do most leaves have a waxy layer on their surface?

5/8

Q6.What is the name of the cell within the leaf where photosynthesis takes place?

6/8

Q7.Which polymer is glucose converted to for storage?

7/8

Q8.Which process in the root hair cells requires energy?

8/8

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Quiz:

Transport in Plants

This quiz will test your knowledge of content covered in this lesson as well as prior learning.

Q1.What is the role of the root hair cells?

1/5

Q2.What pigment must be present for photosynthesis to take place?

2/5

Q3.Which tube's main role is to carry water through a plant?

3/5

Q4.Which tube carries sugars around the plant?

4/5

Q5.The process of water cycling through a plant is called what?

5/5

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:

Transport in Plants

This quiz will test your knowledge of content covered in this lesson as well as prior learning.

Q1.What is the role of the root hair cells?

1/5

Q2.What pigment must be present for photosynthesis to take place?

2/5

Q3.Which tube's main role is to carry water through a plant?

3/5

Q4.Which tube carries sugars around the plant?

4/5

Q5.The process of water cycling through a plant is called what?

5/5

Lesson summary: Transport in plants

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