The cork cambium is a(n) ______ meristem that produces________.
b. apical; cork
c. lateral; phloem
d. lateral; xylem
e. lateral; periderm
6. Organization of the Vascular Plant Body; p. 394; easy; ans: d
The conducting cells of the phloem are called:
b. vessel elements.
c. leaf traces.
d. sieve elements.
7. Organization of the Vascular Plant Body; p. 395; moderate; ans: b
Tracheids differ from vessel elements in that tracheids:
b. are less-specialized cells.
c. are a type of tracheary element.
d. conduct water and minerals.
e. provide support.
8. Organization of the Vascular Plant Body; p. 395; moderate; ans: a
What do ALL steles have in common?
b. a pith
c. leaf gaps
d. dermal tissue
e. vascular and cork cambia