- 29.1: Certain fungi cause diseases in plants. There are a variety of anti...
- 29.2: Which of the following activities of soil bacteria does not contrib...
- 29.3: Plants transport two types of sap. __________ sap, a solution of mo...
- 29.4: Contrast cohesion and adhesion, and describe the role of each in th...
- 29.5: Auxins cause a shoot to bend toward light by a. causing cells to sh...
- 29.6: The status of axillary budsdormant or growingdepends on the relativ...
- 29.7: Why do many plants become bushier if you pinch off their terminal b...
- 29.8: Match each of the following hormones to its primary role in a plant...
- 29.9: Match each of the following terms to its meaning. a. gravitropism b...
- 29.10: In some situations, the amount of nitrogen fertilizer applied to cr...
- 29.11: Interpreting Data A botanist from Harvard University hypothesized t...
- 29.12: Bioremediation is the use of living organisms to detoxify and resto...
- 29.13: Imagine the following scenario: A plant scientist has developed a s...
Solutions for Chapter 29: The Working Plant
Full solutions for Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology | 4th Edition
Tiny solid and liquid particles suspended in the atmosphere.
During the crystallization of magma, the earlier-formed minerals are denser than the liquid portion and settle to the bottom of the magma chamber.
The quantity of water in a stream that passes a given point in a period of time.
A region where the rigid plates are moving apart, typified by the midoceanic ridges.
The sudden release of stored strain in rocks that results in movement along a fault.
The mechanical breakup of rock caused by the expansion of freezing water in cracks and crevices.
A luminous star of large radius.
A narrow, sharp-crested ridge formed by the upturned edge of a steeply dipping bed of resistant rock.
The movement of surface water into rock or soil through cracks and pore spaces.
A nearshore current that flows parallel to the shore.
An eclipse of a star or planet by the Moon or a planet.
A loosely formed group of stars of similar origin.
The apparent westward motion of the planets with respect to the stars.
Secondary (S) wave
A seismic wave that involves oscillation perpendicular to the direction of propagation.
A time period based on the revolution of the Moon around Earth with respect to the stars.
A layer of soil that has identifiable characteristics produced by chemical weathering and other soil-forming processes.
Subatomic particles ejected at high speed from the solar corona.
A term applied to the B horizon of a soil profile.
Turbidity current deposit characterized by graded bedding.
A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.