Name the following:
The chemical substance used to test the presence of starch in the cell of a leaf.
A potted destarched plant was taken in order to prove that light is necessary for photosynthesis.
(i) What is meant by 'destarched plant'? How can it be destarched?
(ii) Using the destarched plant describe step by step how you would proceed to prove that in the absence of light the leaf cannot manufacture starch.
Identify the false statements and rewrite them correctly by changing the first or last word only.
Starch produced in a leaf remains stored in it for 2-3 weeks before it is used by other parts of the plant.