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1

Which type of plants:
-have no xylem or phloem (vascular tissue)
-are most primitive of the plants
-depend on osmosis and diffusion to transport nutrients
-are usually low growing
-are never found far from water
-have no roots but some root-like structures
-are the first plant to get on land
-form spores, reproduce with spores

Non-Vascular Plants

2

what are the root-like structures in non-vascular plants called?

Rhizoids

3

Which Plant appeared 460 million years ago?

Non-Vascular Plants

4

What type of plants are these examples of: mosses, liverworts, hornworts?

Non-Vascular Plants

5

Which type of plants:
-formed the first forest
-have xylem and pholem
-grow tall
-created the forests that formed the fossil fuels: coal and oil

Seedless Vascular Plants

6

Which plant first appeared 350 Million Years ago?

Seedless Vascular Plants

7

These are examples of what kind of plant: whisk ferns, club mosses, horsetails?

Seedless Vascular Plants

8

Which type of Plants:
-include cone-bearing trees called conifers

Seed-Producing Vascular Plants: Gymnosperms

9

What does Gymnosperm mean?

"naked seed"

10

Which plant first appeared 280 Million years ago?

Seed-Producing Vascular Plants: Gymnosperms

11

Which type of plant:
-first flowering plant
-seeds are contained in fruit
-fruits are modified ovaries

Seed-Producing Vascular Plants:Angiosperms

12

Which plant first appeared 150 Million Years ago?

Seed-Producing Vascular Plants: Angiosperms

13

90% of all plants are what?

Angiosperms

14

Angiosperms are divided into two main groups based on a structure called a seed leaf or cotyledon, What are they?

Monocot's: one cotyledon i.e. corn
Dicot's: two cotyledons i.e. bean