CIE Biology Paper-5: Specimen Questions 19 - 20 of 62

Question number: 19

Short Answer Question▾

Write in Short

In given figure there are one banana plant and a Bryophyllum leaf. Write the similarity between both plants related to their method of reproduction process.

Figure shows two plants Bryophyllum and banana tree

Figure shows two plants Bryophyllum and banana tree

Figure shows two plants Bryophyllum and banana tree, identify similarities between both plants in relation to reproduction processFigure shows two plants Bryophyllum and banana tree, identify similarities between both plants in relation to reproduction process

Explanation

  • There is no need of male and female cells in both type of plants
  • Asexual reproduction process occur
  • Both can reproduce from parts of plant
  • Both plants can reproduce by vegetative propagation
  • There is no need of pollination or fertilization process

Question number: 20

Essay Question▾

Describe in Detail

Figure shows a cross section of a squash stem showing different parts. Label them. What is role of part A and C?

Figure shows a cross section of a squash stem

Figure shows a cross section of a squash stem

Figure shows a cross section of a squash stem, Identify its different parts

Explanation

here shows a cross section of a squash stem

here shows a cross section of a squash stem

Figure shows a cross section of a squash stem with labelling its parts

Part A, is phloem, which transports organic compounds from the site of photosynthesis to other parts of the plant. Part C is Xylem tissue transports water and nutrients from the roots to different parts of the plant.

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