Functions
Parts & Food
Odds n Ends
Parts of a Flower
Photosynthesis

100

What are two functions of the stem?
* transports water (xylem) * transports food (phloem) * supports the flower

100

What is a food from a root?
carrot or potato

100

What is part of the tree that protects it from disease and keeps in moisture?
the bark

100

What is the female part of the flower?
pistil

100

What are the three things needed to make photosynthesis?
sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide

200

What transports xylem and phloem throughout the plant?
What is the stem.

200

What is a food from a stem?
celery or asparagus

200

What is an example of a taproot?
carrot dandelion

200

What is the sticky part of the pistil called?
stigma

200

What is given off during photosynthesis that humans need?
oxygen

300

What are two functions of the roots?
* anchors the plant * absorbs water * stores sugars (food)

300

What is a food that comes from a flower?
tomatoes cherries apples

300

What is an example of a fibrous root?
grass

300

What holds pollen grains?
anther

300

Where do plants get carbon dioxide?
humans

400

What are two functions of the leaves?
*photosynthesis (makes food for the plant) *takes in carbon dioxide and release water and oxygen *produce oxygen and food

400

What is a food that comes from a leaf?
lettuce spinach cabbage

400

What are two types of roots?
taproot and fibrous roots

400

What is the male part of the flower?
stamen

400

What is photosynthesis?
The process in which plants make food.

500

What are two functions of the flower?
* reproductive part of the flower * produces seeds

500

What is a food that comes from a seed?
corn wheat rice

500

What part of the plant is responsible for photsynthesis?
the leaf

500

What becomes the seeds of the flower?
ovules

500

What are the two things produced by the plant during photosynthesis?
oxygen and food (or sugar)