NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants

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NCERT solutions for class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants Exercise

Q.1 Correct the following statements and rewrite them in your notebook.
(a) Stem absorbs water and minerals from the soil.
(b) Leaves hold the plant upright.
(c) Roots conduct water to the leaves.
(d) The number of petals and stamens in a flower is always equal.
(e) If the sepals of a flower are joined together, its petals are also joined together.
(f) If the petals of a flower are joined together, then the pistil is joined to the petal.



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

a) Roots absorbs water and minerals from the soil.
b) Stem holds the plant upright.
c) Stems conduct water to the leaves.
d) The number of petals and stamens in a flower may not be always equal.
e) If the sepals of a flower are joined together, its petals are separate.
f) If the petals of a flower are joined together, then the pistil may or may not be joined to the petal.

Q.2 Draw (a) a leaf, (b) a taproot and (c) a flower, you have studied for Table 7.3



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

Q.3 Can you find a plant in your house or in your neighbourhood, which has a long but weak stem? Write its name. In which category will you place it?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

yes, grapes plants need support. It is a climber

Q.4 What is the function of a stem in a plant?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

the function of the stem in a plant is given below.
(I) It supports the plant to the stand-up right.
(II) It transports water, minerals and food in a different part of the plant.
(III) Sometimes the food store in the stem.

Q.5 Which of the following leaves have reticulate venation?
Wheat, tulsi, maize, grass, coriander (dhania), China rose



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

tulsi, China rose

Q.6 If a plant has fibrous root, what type of venation do its leaves have?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

If a plant has fibrous root, its leaves have parallel venation.

Q.7 If a plant has leaves with reticulate venation, what kind of roots will it have?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

If a plant has leaves with reticulate venation, it will have tap root.

Q.8 Is it possible for you to find out whether a plant has taproot or fibrous roots by looking at the impression of its leaf on a sheet of paper?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

yes it is possible to find out whether a plant has taproot or fibrous roots by looking at the impression of its leaf on a sheet of paper?

Q.9 What are the parts of a flower?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

Pistil, Stamens, Anthers, Filament, Stigma, Style, Ovary

Q.10 From the following plants, which of them have flowers?
Grass, maize, wheat, chilli, tomato, tulsi, peepal, shisham, banyan, mango, blackberry, guava, pomegranate, papaya, banana, lemon, sugarcane, potato, groundnut



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

Grass, maize, Chilli, tomato, Tulsi, peepal, mango, blackberry, guava, pomegranate, papaya, banana, lemon

Q.11 Name the part of plant which produces food. Name the process.



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

leaves produces food by the process of photosynthesis.

Q.12 In which part of a flower, you will find the ovary?



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

Ovary is found in lowermost part of flower is called pistil.

Q.13 Name two plants in which one has joined sepals and the other has separate sepals.



NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 7 Getting To Know Plants


Answer :

Joined sepals- dhatura, loki
Separate sepals- China rose, mustard flower.



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