The water is free to move between the cells except through the

1. xylem

2. epidermis

3. endodermis

4. pericycle

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Translocation does not involve

1. a pressure difference between the source and the sink

2. Same velocity of transport of all substances together.

3. Transport of each substance according to its concentration gradient

4. None of the above

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Continuity of protoplasm in sieve elements is maintained through

1. Cytoplasmic strands

2. P proteins

3. Vacuoles

4. Walls

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Which is not an advantage of transpiration.

1. Maintains shape of cells by keeping them turgid

2. Cools down plant surfaces by evaporative cooling

3. Transports minerals.

4. None of the above.

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One of the following is not a pre-requisite for transpiration?

1. high Vapour pressure deficit of atmosphere

2. Low atmospheric humidity

3.High soil water potential 

4. Sunny weather

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A manifestation of root pressure is

1. Guttation

2. transpiration

3. Cohesion

4. Negative hydrostatic pressure

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What is not a part of symplast?

1. Cell membrane

2. Cell wall

3. Tonoplast

4. Plasmodesmata

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Mass flow seems to be the prominent mode of transport during

1. Translocation of organic solutes within phloem.

2. traslocation of water and minerals in xylem

3. Apolplastic movement of water in plants

4. All of the above

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What is not a part of apoplast?

1. Intercellular spaces

2. Cell Walls

3. Sieve tubes

4. Vessels

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Which is not an example of imbibition

1.Raisins soaked in water 

2. Wheat grains soaked in water

3. Gram seeds soaked in water

4. A piece of wood soaked in water.

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