Taxonomy - Plants

Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
Taxonomy - Plants
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An 13-page reading and worksheet that covers the taxonomy of plants, including their general characteristics, structure and function, diverse methods of reproduction, and four major groups within the Kingdom Plantae.


Page 1-9: Reading Exercise

Reading assignment that summarizes the following topics:

- Review of the 3 domain system of classification
- Plants: An introduction
- Needs of terrestrial plants and adaptations to living on land
- Plant life cycles (gametophyte, sporophyte, alternating generations)
- Classification of plants (lower and higher plants)
- Evolution of plants
- Charophytes (green algae)
- Bryophytes (mosses and their relatives)
- Pteridophytes (ferns, horsetails, club mosses)
- Gymnosperms (conifers, cycads, gingkos)
- Angiosperms (flowers, grasses, flowering trees)
- Review of all 4 plant groups (summary table)

Pages 10-11: Review Exercises

Review exercises that cover the major concepts found in the reading section. Include short answer, summary charts, and concept application questions.

Pages 12-13: Answer Key

Answer key for all review exercises.

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