What is the destiny of primary xylem in a dicot root showing extensive secondary growth?

1. It is retained in the centre of the axis

2 It gets crushed

3. May or may not get crushed

4. It gets surrounded by primary phloem

Subtopic:  Secondary Growth in Root (OLD NCERT) |
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Which one of the following cell types always give rise to secondary cortex?

A. fusiform initial cells

B, root cap

C. protoderm

D. Phellogen

Subtopic:  Activity of Cork Cambium |
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While removing the skin of a potato tuber, we remove

A. Periderm

B. Epidermis

C. Cuticle

D. Sapwood

Subtopic:  Activity of Cork Cambium |
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In which of the following pairs of parts of a flowering plant is epidermis absent?

A. Root tip and shoot tip

B. Shoot bud and floral bud

C. Ovule and seed

D. Petiole and pedicel

Subtopic:  Meristematic Tissue: Shoot Apex (OLD NCERT) | Meristematic Tissue: Root Apex (OLD NCERT) |
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Epiblema of roots is same as

A. Pericycle

B. Endodermis

C. Epidermis

D. Stele

Subtopic:  Anatomy of Root |
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Match the following

A.Cuticle i. guard cells
B. Bulliform cells ii. single layer
C. Stomata iii. waxy layer
D. Epidermis iv. empty colourless cell

 A. A-iii, B-iv, C-i, D-ii

B. A-i, B-ii, C-iii, D-iv

C. A-iii, B-ii, C-iv, D-i

D. A-iii, B-ii, C-i, D-iv

Subtopic:  Dicot Leaf | Monocot Leaf |
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Identify the tissue system from among the following

A. Parenchyma

B. Xylem

C. Epidermis

D. Phloem

Subtopic:  Epidermal Tissue System |
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A conjoint and open vascular bundle will be observed in the transverse section of

A. Monocot root

B. Monocot stem

C. Dicot root

D. Dicot stem

Subtopic:  Dicot Stem |
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Anatomically fairly old root is distinguished from dicotyledonous stem by

1. Position of Protoxylem

2. Absence of secondary xylem

3. Absence of secondary phloem

4. Presence of cortex

Subtopic:  Secondary Growth in Root (OLD NCERT) |
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Which of the following is correct

1. Uneven thickening of cell wall is characteristic of sclerenchyma

2. Periblem forms cortex of stem and root

3. Tracheids are chief water conducting element in gymnosperms

4. Companion cell is devoid of nucleus at maturity

A. 2,3

B. 1,4

C. 1,2

D. 4

Subtopic:  Simple Tissue: Chollenchyma & Sclerenchyma |
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