Roots

Review Questions

Roots that enable a plant to grow on another plant are called ________.

  1. epiphytic roots
  2. prop roots
  3. adventitious roots
  4. aerial roots

Hint:

A

The ________ forces selective uptake of minerals in the root.

  1. pericycle
  2. epidermis
  3. endodermis
  4. root cap

Hint:

C

Newly-formed root cells begin to form different cell types in the ________.

  1. zone of elongation
  2. zone of maturation
  3. root meristem
  4. zone of cell division

Hint:

B