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Early spring is a tricky time for plants due to the combination of sunny but still quite cold days.

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In some part of the stems, some photosynthesis may also occur.

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True
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In general, the more carbon dioxide that is available to the plant, the faster the rate of photosynthesis - if other factors are favourable.

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False
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Carbon becomes locked as part of the accumulating plant biomass as plants grow.

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True
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De-hardening in spring involves gradual re-hydration of the cells, recovery of photosynthetic capacity and a tight control of water loss.

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True
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Transpiration decreases as air becomes drier.

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False
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Multiple choice question

Photoinhibition means the decrease in photosynthesis due to

exposure to high temperature.

exposure to excess of light.

exposure to excess of CO2.

exposure to shortage of soil moisture.

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exposure to shortage of soil moisture.

exposure to high temperature.

exposure to excess of CO2.

exposure to excess of light.

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At low air humidity, a plant closes its stomata to prevent transpiration. The action also decreases photosynthesis

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True
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A complex microbiota lives belowground, releasing carbon dioxide to the soil.

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True
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Multiple choice question

To transform atmospheric CO2 into organic molecules, plants can use the energy from

sun light.

soil heat.

atmospheric oxygen.

soil nutrients.

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soil heat.

soil nutrients.

sun light.

atmospheric oxygen.

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Plants open its stomata to avoid losing too much water.

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False

Plant closes its stomata to avoid losing too much water.

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Multiple choice question

Photosynthesis of a tree canopy is driven or influenced by

air temperature (T).

atmospheric CO2.

soil moisture (REW).

air humidity (VPD).

the total leaf area (LAI).

photosynthetically active solar radiation (PAR).

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air humidity (VPD).

atmospheric CO2.

soil moisture (REW).

air temperature (T).

the total leaf area (LAI).

photosynthetically active solar radiation (PAR).

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Multiple choice question

The annual cycle of photosynthesis mainly follows

the changes in soil temperature.

the changes in air temperature.

the changes in light.

the changes in CO2 concentration.

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the changes in air temperature.

the changes in light.

the changes in soil temperature.

the changes in CO2 concentration.

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When there is low soil moisture, plants close its stomata pores which then decreases photosynthesis.

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True
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Multiple choice question

What is the source of carbon that is assimilated in photosynthesis?

Solar radiation

Soil nutrients

Soil water

Atmospheric CO2

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Solar radiation

Soil water

Soil nutrients

Atmospheric CO2