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Biology (MindTap Course List)

11th Edition
Eldra Solomon + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337392938
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Biology (MindTap Course List)

11th Edition
Eldra Solomon + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337392938

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Chapter 36, Problem 13TYU
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You are given a plant part that was found growing in the soil and are asked to determine whether it is a root or an underground stem. How would you identify the structure without a microscope? with a microscope?

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Chapter 36 Solutions

Biology (MindTap Course List)
Ch. 36.1 - What are the functions of each of the following:...Ch. 36.2 - List and describe two mutualistic relationships...Ch. 36.2 - How are mycorrhizae and root nodules similar? How...Ch. 36.3 - Describe the roles of weathering, organisms,...Ch. 36.3 - List the four components of soil and give the...Ch. 36.3 - Describe how roots absorb positively charged...Ch. 36.3 - Distinguish between macronutrients and...Ch. 36.3 - Explain the effects of mineral depletion and soil...Ch. 36.3 - What are the four components of soil, and how is...Ch. 36.3 - How does cation exchange make mineral ions...Ch. 36.3 - In what ways do weathering processes convert rock...Ch. 36.3 - What criteria are used to distinguish...Ch. 36.3 - What are three ways in which human mismanagement...Ch. 36 - One main root, formed from the enlarging embryonic...Ch. 36 - Root hairs (a) cover and protect the delicate root...Ch. 36 - Certain plants adapted to flooded soil produce...Ch. 36 - The waterproof region around the radial and...Ch. 36 - The apoplast is (a) a layer of cells that surround...Ch. 36 - Plants obtain positively charged mineral ions from...Ch. 36 - The cell layer from which lateral roots originate...Ch. 36 - Mutually beneficial associations between certain...Ch. 36 - Which of the following statements about soil is...Ch. 36 - Carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, potassium,...Ch. 36 - VISUALIZE Draw a simple sketch illustrating the...Ch. 36 - A mesquite root is found penetrating a mine shaft...Ch. 36 - You are given a plant part that was found growing...Ch. 36 - Explain why, once secondary growth has occurred,...Ch. 36 - EVOLUTION LINK A barrel cactus that is 60 cm tall...Ch. 36 - SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND SOCIETY What is the...Ch. 36 - INTERPRET DATA When soil has become polluted with...

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