Science Quiz / HCHS Plant Reproduction 1

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The gamete-producing and usually haploid phase of the life cycle of alternation of generations that produces the zygote from which the sporophyte arises
A flowering plant with an embryo that bears two seed leaves
Type of cell division that results in four daughter cells each with half the number of chromosomes of the parent
An embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants that are usually the first leaves to appear from the germinating seed
Protective outer layer of a seed
A fleshy fruit produced from a single flower and containing one ovary
the tip of the stamen that contains the pollen
A long, slender stalk that connects the stigma and the ovary
A sporangium that produces spores that give rise to male gametophytes
Used for transferring haploid male genetic material from the anther of a single flower to the stigma of another
A small, dry one-seeded fruit that does not open to release the seed
A flowering plant with an embryo that bears a single seed leaf
Part of a seed that acts as a food (energy) source for the developing plant embryo/triploid embryonic tissue
Collective term for group of stamens ('male' parts) of a flower/normally surrounds the gynoecium & is surrounded by perianth
Commonly used to describe the life cycle of plants; the alternation between a gametophyte and a sporophyte
Collective name for all sepals of a plant
The female reproductive part of a flower; composed of the stigma, style, and ovary
Also known as murein, a polymer consisting of sugars and amino acids that forms a mesh-like layer outside the plasma membrane, forming the cell wall
Cell that contains the same number of chromosomes as a gamete; one set of chromosomes
The receptive tip of the pistil that receives the pollen at pollination
Male fertilizing organ of a flower, typically consisting of a pollen-containing anther and a filament
The process of the joining together of a single female gametophyte with two male gametes
The structure that gives rise to and contains the female reproductive cells
The asexual and usually diploid phase in the life cycle of alternation of generations that produces spores from which the gametophyte arises
Type of cell division that results in two daughter cells each having the same number and kind of chromosomes as the parent nucleus
Used as collective term for parts of a flower that produce ovules & develop into fruit & seeds ('female' part of flower)/innermost whorl of one or more pistils/produces megaspores
A fruit consisting of a fleshy enlarged receptacle and a tough central core containing the seeds
Cell that contains the same number of chromosomes as a zygote; two sets of chromosomes
An indehiscent fruit in which an outer fleshy part surrounds a shell of hardened endocarp with a seed inside
The leaf or leaflike part of a palm, fern, or similar plant

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