Unit 18: Plants

What adaptations do plants need for life on land?

  1. Plants are multicellular, photosynthetic organisms having alternation of generations
  2. Many adaptations permit success of plants on land
  3. Conifers & flowering plants are the most widespread organisms
  4. Pollen and seeds increase the reproductive success of complex plants
  5. Tropisms are plant responses to environmental stimuli

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Biology Units

  1. The Nature of Science
  2. Population Ecology
  3. The Chemistry of Life
  4. The Structure and Function of Cells
  5. Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis
  1. DNA
  2. Protein Synthesis
  3. Cell Cycle and Mitosis Meiosis
  4. Classical Genetics
  5. Midterm Exam Review
  1. Genetic Engineering
  2. Human Inheritance
  3. Evolution
  4. Classification
  5. Viruses
  1. Bacteria
  2. Protista and Fungi
  3. Plants
  4. Animals
  5. Final Exam Review