Evolution of Plants
This activity contains 5 questions.
Which of the following options lists the correct sequence of the appearance of the four major groups of plants in the fossil record, from most ancestral to most recent?
seedless vascular plants, bryophytes, gymnosperms, angiosperms
bryophytes, gymnosperms, seedless vascular plants, angiosperms
bryophytes, seedless vascular plants, gymnosperms, angiosperms
bryophytes, seedless vascular plants, angiosperms, gymnosperms
Which of the following evolutionary adaptations contributed to the ability of bryophytes to colonize land?
What is the function of vascular tissue in plants?
to pump blood throughout the plant
to convert seawater to freshwater
to conduct water and nutrients throughout the plant
to produce water
The main evolutionary advantage of pollen is ______________.
giving flowers color
the ability to transport male gametes without water
providing a food source for developing seeds
protection from potential herbivores
Which of the following is an example of an angiosperm?
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