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Plants open its stomata to avoid losing too much water.

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Plant closes its stomata to avoid losing too much water.

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

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

sun light.

soil nutrients.

atmospheric oxygen.

soil heat.

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sun light.

atmospheric oxygen.

soil heat.

soil nutrients.

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

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False
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The rate of respiration decreases with temperature.

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

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

Atmospheric CO2

Soil water

Soil nutrients

Solar radiation

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Soil water

Soil nutrients

Solar radiation

Atmospheric CO2

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Transpiration decreases as air becomes drier.

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True
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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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False
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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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High soil moisture leads to decreased photosynthesis.

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False

In boreal upland forests, low soil moisture decreases the rate of photosynthesis.

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As plants respire, they release

carbon dioxide.

oxygen.

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oxygen.

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Photosynthesis releases oxygen whereas respiration releases CO2.

carbon dioxide.

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Almost half of the total biomass of a tree may be allocated to the roots.

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

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False
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Leaf area increases with stand age, resulting in a decreasing rate of photosynthesis in the stand.

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An increment in leaf area increases also the photosynthesis of a tree stand. However, the relationship is saturating.