Leaves

Review Questions

The stalk of a leaf is known as the ________.

  1. petiole
  2. lamina
  3. stipule
  4. rachis

Hint:

A

Leaflets are a characteristic of ________ leaves.

  1. alternate
  2. whorled
  3. compound
  4. opposite

Hint:

C

Cells of the ________ contain chloroplasts.

  1. epidermis
  2. vascular tissue
  3. stomata
  4. mesophyll

Hint:

D

Which of the following is most likely to be found in a desert environment?

  1. broad leaves to capture sunlight
  2. spines instead of leaves
  3. needle-like leaves
  4. wide, flat leaves that can float

Hint:

B