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This middle-school level reading focuses on ecological interactions. In this case, the interaction is one that is beneficial to both organisms. The reading introduces the concept that plants reproduce when pollen fertilizes and ovule, and that many flowering plants require pollinators to carry pollen from one flower to another. Four short-answer questions check comprehension. Ideal for an introductory reading, as part of a sub lesson, or homework. Grade 6/7 reading level. Suggested answers included.