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High soil moisture leads to decreased photosynthesis.

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

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The annual cycle of photosynthesis mainly follows

the changes in CO2 concentration.

the changes in light.

the changes in air temperature.

the changes in soil temperature.

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the changes in light.

the changes in CO2 concentration.

the changes in air temperature.

the changes in soil temperature.

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The effect of light on photosynthesis has a clear saturating pattern: more light results in more photosynthesis but eventually leaves cannot take full advantage of all the extra light.

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True
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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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True
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Carbon capture is performed by the green parts of plants via photosynthesis.

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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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True
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The rate of respiration decreases with temperature.

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

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

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True
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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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Photosynthesis of a tree canopy is driven or influenced by

air humidity (VPD).

soil moisture (REW).

photosynthetically active solar radiation (PAR).

atmospheric CO2.

the total leaf area (LAI).

air temperature (T).

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air temperature (T).

air humidity (VPD).

atmospheric CO2.

soil moisture (REW).

photosynthetically active solar radiation (PAR).

the total leaf area (LAI).

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

Soil water

Soil nutrients

Atmospheric CO2

Solar radiation

Response:

Soil nutrients

Solar radiation

Atmospheric CO2

Soil water

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As plants respire, they release

carbon dioxide.

oxygen.

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oxygen.

carbon dioxide.

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Plant respiration captures CO2.

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False

Unlike photosynhesis, plant respiration captures atmospheric oxygen and releases carbon dioxide.

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Photoinhibition means the decrease in photosynthesis due to

exposure to excess of light.

exposure to high temperature.

exposure to shortage of soil moisture.

exposure to excess of CO2.

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exposure to high temperature.

exposure to shortage of soil moisture.

exposure to excess of light.

exposure to excess of CO2.