- 38.1.1: Distinguish between pollination and fertilization.
- 38.1.2: What is the benefit of seed dormancy?
- 38.1.3: If flowers had shorter styles, pollen tubes would more easily reach...
- 38.1.4: Does the life cycle of animals have any structures analogous to pla...
Solutions for Chapter 38.1: Flowers, double fertilization, and fruits are key features of the angiosperm life cycle
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Big bang theory
The theory that proposes that the universe originated as a single mass, which subsequently exploded.
The coast’s seaward edge. The landward limit of the effect of the highest storm waves on the shore.
A volcano composed of both lava flows and pyroclastic material.
The area of active erosion on the outside of a meander.
A streamlined asymmetrical hill composed of glacial till. The steep side of the hill faces the direction from which the ice advanced.
A ridge of till marking a former position of the front of a glacier.
Groups of gravitationally bound galaxies that sometimes contain thousands of galaxies.
Nearly spherical ice pellets having concentric layers and formed by the successive freezing of layers of water.
An intense, rotating wind system in the lower part of a thunderstorm that precedes tornado development.
Small solid particles that have orbits in the solar system.
Mixed tidal pattern
A tidal pattern exhibiting two high tides and two low tides per tidal day with a large inequality in high water heights, low water heights, or both. Coastal locations that experience such a tidal pattern may also show alternating periods of diurnal and semidiurnal tidal patterns. Also called mixed semidiurnal.
The mass of water vapor in a unit mass of dry air; commonly expressed as grams of water vapor per kilogram of dry air.
The small heavy core of an atom that contains all of its positive charge and most of its mass.
The portion of a shadow from which only part of the light source is blocked by an opaque body.
A measure of a material’s ability to transmit water.
The volume of open spaces in rock or soil.
Soils that form on unconsolidated deposits.
The Japanese word for a seismic sea wave.
The dominant west-to-east motion of the atmosphere that characterizes the regions on the poleward side of the subtropical highs.