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Flowering Plants Seeds



Completion
Complete each sentence or statement.
 

1. 

Flowering plants can be classified into ______ groups, based on the structure of their _____.
 

 

2. 

One group, called _______, has seeds that can be split into two pieces. Di means "two" and cot is short for "cotyledon" which means "seed leaf." A peanut is an example.
 

 

3. 

The other group of plants, the __________, have only one seed leaf. A kernel of corn is an example.
 

 

4. 

Dicots and monocots have other traits that differ. For example, dicot flowers have ____ or _____ petals, or a multiple of four or five petals, and the _______ in the leaves form ____
patterns.
 

 

5. 

Monocot flowers have petals in multiples of _____, and the leaf ______ usually run in straight lines.
 

 

Other
 

6. 

Observe the drawings of the plants below and identify each plant as a monocot or dicot.
flowering_plant_see_files/i0080000.jpg
 

7. 

How are monocots and dicots different? How are they alike?
 



 
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