- 29.29.1: Why do researchers identify charophytes rather than another group a...
- 29.29.2: Identify three derived traits that distinguish plants from charophy...
- 29.29.3: What would the human life cycle be like if we had alternation of ge...
- 29.29.4: Figure 29.7 identifies which lineages are land plants, nonvascular ...
- 29.29.5: Draw a phylogenetic tree illustrating our current understanding of ...
- 29.29.6: How do bryophytes differ from other plants?
- 29.29.7: Give three examples of how structure fits function in bryophytes.
- 29.29.8: For each hypothesis of stomatal evolution, label each gain and loss...
- 29.29.9: Summarize the ecological importance of mosses.
- 29.29.10: List the key derived traits found in pterophytes and seed plants, b...
- 29.29.11: How do the main similarities and differences between seedless vascu...
- 29.29.12: If (contrary to the evidence) lycophytes and pterophytes formed a c...
- 29.29.13: In Figure 29.13, if fertilization occurred between gametes from one...
- 29.29.14: What trait(s) allowed vascular plants to grow tall, and why might i...
- 29.29.15: Which of the following is not evidence that charophytes are the clo...
- 29.29.16: Which of the following characteristics of plants is absent in their...
- 29.29.17: In plants, which of the following are produced by meiosis? a. haplo...
- 29.29.18: Microphylls are found in which plant group? a. mosses b. liverworts...
- 29.29.19: Which of the following is a land plant that has flagellated sperm a...
- 29.29.20: Identify each of the following structures as haploid or diploid. a....
- 29.29.21: Suppose an efficient conducting system evolved in a moss that could...
- 29.29.22: Draw a phylogenetic tree that represents our current understanding ...
- 29.29.23: The feather moss Pleurozium schreberi harbors species of symbiotic ...
- 29.29.24: Giant lycophyte trees had microphylls, whereas ferns and seed plant...
Solutions for Chapter 29: Biology
Full solutions for Campbell Biology | 9th Edition
Rain or snow with a pH value that is less than the pH of unpolluted precipitation.
A sedimentary rock composed of angular fragments that were lithified.
A chemical bond produced by the sharing of electrons.
A belt of low pressure lying near the equator and between the subtropical highs.
The flat, low-lying portion of a stream valley subject to periodic inundation.
See H-R diagram.
See Oceanic ridge system.
An unconformity in which older metamorphic or intrusive igneous rocks are overlain by younger sedimentary strata.
See Lithospheric plate.
All geologic time prior to the Paleozoic era.
Fog formed when rain evaporates as it falls through a layer of cool air.
A large, cool star of high luminosity; a star occupying the upper-right portion of the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.
Secondary (S) wave
A seismic wave that involves oscillation perpendicular to the direction of propagation.
A rapidly moving ocean wave generated by earthquake activity capable of inflicting heavy damage in coastal regions.
Semidiurnal tidal pattern
A tidal pattern exhibiting two high tides and two low tides per tidal day with small inequalities between successive highs and successive lows; a semi-daily tide.
The steep, leeward slope of a sand dune; it maintains an angle of about 34 degrees.
A crustal block bounded by faults, whose geologic history is distinct from the histories of adjoining crustal blocks.
A series of long ridges oriented at right angles to the prevailing wind; these dunes form where vegetation is sparse and sand is very plentiful.
Urban heat island
The fact that temperatures within a city are generally higher than in surrounding rural areas.