A. parenchyma B. collenchymaC. sclerenchyma D. tracheids E. sieve cells
9) long, thin tapered cells with lignified cell walls that function in support and permit water to flowthrough pits
10) living cells that lack nuclei and ribosomes; they transport sugars and other organic nutrients
11) the least specialized plant cells, which serve general metabolic, synthetic, and storage functions
12) cells with unevenly thickened primary walls that support still-elongating parts of the plant (B)
13) mature cells without protoplasts with thick, lignified secondary walls that may not function in transport(C)
14) Which of the following is
a characteristic of parenchyma cells?
A) thin primary walls
B) flexible primary walls
C) lack of specialization
D) lack of secondary walls
E) Have secondary thickenings 15) Which of the following tissues is
matched with its characteristics?
A) collenchyma-uniformly thick-walled supportive tissue
B) epidermis-protective outer covering of plant body
C) sclerenchyma-heavily lignified secondary walls
D) meristematic tissue-undifferentiated tissue capable of cell division
E) parenchyma-thin-walled, loosely packed, unspecialized cells
16) The fiber cells of plants are a type of
D) meristematic cell.
17) The vascular bundle in the shape of a single central cylinder in a root is called the
18) One important difference between the anatomy of roots and the anatomy of leaves is that
A) only leaves have phloem and only roots have xylem.
B) the cells of roots have cell walls and leaf cells do not.
C) a waxy cuticle covers leaves but is absent in roots.
D) vascular tissue is found in roots but is absent from leaves.
E) leaves have epidermal tissue but roots do not.
19) The photosynthetic cells in the interior of a leaf are what kind of cells?