Seed Vocabulary Quiz

  1. ____ cotyledons
  2. ____ dicot
  3. ____ dormancy
  4. ____ embryo
  5. ____ endosperm
  6. ____ epicotyl
  7. ____ germination
  8. ____ hypocotyl
  9. ____ monocot
  10. ____ plumule
  11. ____ radicle
  12. ____ seed coat
  13. ____ seed
  1. area of shoot between the cotyledons and the first true leaves.
  2. resumption of growth of the embryo.
  3. seed leaves.
  4. bud of the embryo.
  5. portion of embryo between the radicle and cotyledons.
  6. period of inactivity.
  7. outer layer of seed.
  8. rudimentary plant formed after fertilization.
  9. flowering plant with two cotyledons, net-veined leaves and flower parts in fours or fives.
  10. plant structure with an embryo, food reserve and protective coat.
  11. flowering plant with one cotyledon, parallel-veined leaves and flower parts in threes.
  12. embryonic root.
  13. nutrient tissue stored in some seeds.