Botany Practice Questions 1 with Answers

Botany Practice Questions 1 with Answers
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  1. The oldest bristlecone pines in the White Mountains of eastern California have reached the age of at least _____ years.
  2. Cork cells are ____
  3. “Hardwoods” ____
  4. “Softwood” is more homogeneous looking than “hardwood” in the microscope, because softwood has ___
  5. Secondary phloem can be found in the ____
  6. The term “bark” refers to ___
  7. A “knot” in a board is the result of _____
  8. The two lateral meristems include the _____
  9. The two cell types in the vascular cambium include ____ initials.
  10. The ___ replaces the epidermis as the protective covering of the secondary plant body.
  11. Cork cells _____
  12. Biennials are plants that _____
  13. Perennial plants have ____
  14. The vascular cambium _____
  15. Secondary xylem is the tissue we usually refer to as _____
  16. “Springwood” usually consists of _____
  17. Rays in the wood function in ______
  18. The wood of flowering trees like oak and maple _____