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1

What's a tissue?

A group of cells with similar structure and function

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What's a organ?

A collection of tissue performing a single function

3

What's an organ system?

A group of organisations working together to perform a function

4

What are enzymes?

enzymes speed up chemical reaction in your body

5

What's the name of the tissue that covers the outside of the plant?

Epidermal tissue

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What tissue contain air space to allow gases to move freely?

Spongy Mesophyll tissue

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What does the guard cells do?

Control the opening and closing of the stomata

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What triggers the growth of new cells?

Meristem tissue

9

What is the Palisade mesophyll tissue?

A tissue composed of a single layer of long cells just under the upper epidermis

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What's Translocation?

Translocation is the movement of dissolved sugars

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What's Transpiration?

Transpiration is the evaporation if water from the leaves

12

What's the difference between the atria and ventricles?

The atria has a thin wall compared to the ventricles

13

What does the arteries do?

Carry blood away from the heart

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What does the veins do?

Carry blood to the heart

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What do the capillaries do?

Capillaries transport blood from arteries to every body cell, and then into the veins