Answer the following questions:
What characteristics are unique to angiosperms, separating them from other plant groups?
What do the terms "monocot" and "dicot" mean? How do these names differentiate the two types of plants?
Describe three differences between monocot and dicot plants.
Overview of Plan Structures:
External Plant Morphology:
Describe the general steps of sexual reproduction in flowering plants.
Describe two ways in which fruits benefit seeds.
How might a decline in butterfly populations affect abundance of angiosperms?
Describe some physical differences between the flowers of your selected monocot and dicot.
Flower Structures and their Function:
What are the notable differences between the monocot and dicot root cross sections?
Describe three functions of roots.
Internal Plant Morphology:
What are typical differences between venation in a monocot and a dicot?
Why might leaves have thick cuticle layers?
Leaf Structures and their Functions:
Bundle sheath cell: