Pollination and Fertilization

Review Questions

After double fertilization, a zygote and ________ form.

  1. an ovule
  2. endosperm
  3. a cotyledon
  4. a suspensor

Hint:

B

The fertilized ovule gives rise to the ________.

  1. fruit
  2. seed
  3. endosperm
  4. embryo

Hint:

B

What is the term for a fruit that develops from tissues other than the ovary?

  1. simple fruit
  2. aggregate fruit
  3. multiple fruit
  4. accessory fruit

Hint:

D

The ________ is the outermost covering of a fruit.

  1. endocarp
  2. pericarp
  3. exocarp
  4. mesocarp

Hint:

C