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Name three organs in a plant.

Stem, roots and leaves.

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How is water transported around a plant?

Through the Xylem; as water evaporates from the leaves, water gets pulled up from the soil due to pressure changes.

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How are nutrients transported around a plant?

Through the Phloem.

3

Is Phloem made of living or dead cells?

Living cells.

4

Is the Xylem made of living or dead cells?

Dead cells.

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Name five ways glucose is used in a plant.

Respiration, Cell Wall production, Protein production, stored in seeds and stored as starch.