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Eg of a tap root

Carrot
Parsnip

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Eg of fibrous roots

Grass

3

Function of root hair

Absorb water and minerals
Anchor plant in ground
Store food

4

Functions of stem

Transport water
Transport food
Support aerial parts of plant
Make food

5

Functions of leaf

Make food
Allow gas exchange
Allow water to evaporate
Store food

6

Function of Xylem

Transport water and minerals up the plant
Provide support

7

Conducting cells of xylem

Xylem tracheids
Xylem vessels

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Function of phloem

Transport sugars up and down plant

9

What is a monocot?

One seed leaf
Grass

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What is a diocot

Two seed leaves
Buttercup leaf

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Function of Meristematic tissue and where it is located

Mitosis
Root of tip
Shoot tip
Buds

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Function and location of dermal tissue

Protection
Surface of plant

13

Function and location of ground tissue

Between dermal and vascular tissue
Make food

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Function and location of vascular tissue

Transport material
Veins of leaves
Vascular bundles in stem
Core of root