Activity of type of stems


Online activity Quest of type of stems

Take a look to the previous stems (The brown ones not the green ones)

  • Do you think they must usually be under the level of the ground or over it?
  • Do you believe their main function is photosynthetic or they tent to attain a reproductive goal?
  • Where do the stem arise from? From below or above the stems?
  • In the case these stems being cut, would they grow again? Why?


Now, answer the questions selecting the correct answer:

  1. The underground stems of the cane (Not the aerial green ones) are
  2. The main function of this stems is
  3. These stems are to those of the pine.
  4. Which one of the following plants do you believe has similar stems?

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Daniel M. Bou
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22 December, 2020

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