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Chapter 2: Reproduction in Plants

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Multiple choice Question [Page 25]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 2 Reproduction in Plants Multiple choice Question [Page 25]

Multiple choice Question | Q 1.1 | Page 25

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement

Pollen is produced in the:

  • Filament

  • Style

  • Pistil

  • Anther

Multiple choice Question | Q 1.2 | Page 25

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement

Reproductive whorls of a flower are:

  • Stamens and carpels

  • Sepals and petals

  • Sepals and stamens

  • Petals and carpels

Multiple choice Question | Q 1.3 | Page 25

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement 

Grafting is a method of:

  • Artificial vegetative propagation

  • Sexual reproduction

  • Artificial pollination

  • Cross-pollination

Short Answer Question [Pages 25 - 26]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 2 Reproduction in Plants Short Answer Question [Pages 25 - 26]

Short Answer Question | Q 1 | Page 25

Write two ways in which pollination may occur in plants.

Short Answer Question | Q 2 | Page 25

Name the three agents of pollination.

Short Answer Question | Q 3 | Page 25

Give two features of flowers which favour pollination by insects.

Short Answer Question | Q 4 | Page 25

Name two characteristics of flowers in which pollination occur by wind.

Short Answer Question | Q 5 | Page 26

What is a “false fruit” ? Give one example:

Short Answer Question | Q 6 | Page 26

Name any three agencies for dispersal of seeds.

Short Answer Question | Q 7.1 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

A flower that bears both the male and the female parts is known as __________ flower.

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Short Answer Question | Q 7.2 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

A flower bearing only male or female parts is known as __________ flower.

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Short Answer Question | Q 7.3 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

Transfer of pollen grains from the anther to the stigma is known as______________. 

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Short Answer Question | Q 7.4 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

Fusion of male cell with the female cell is called ___________.

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Short Answer Question | Q 7.5 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

The ovule develops into a ______.

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Short Answer Question | Q 7.6 | Page 26

Fill in the blank by selecting suitable word:

The ovary of the flower develops into a _______. 

  • unisexual

  • fertilisation

  • fruit

  • stamen

  • anther

  • bisexual

  • pollination

  • seed

  • ovary

Long Answer question [Page 26]

Selina solutions for Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE Chapter 2 Reproduction in Plants Long Answer question [Page 26]

Long Answer question | Q 1 | Page 26

What is vegetative reproduction?

Long Answer question | Q 2 | Page 26

Briefly explain why a gardener prefers to grow certain plants vegetatively?

Long Answer question | Q 3 | Page 26

Why is it disadvantageous to grow plants vegetatively?

Long Answer question | Q 4.1 | Page 26

What is meant by pollination?

Long Answer question | Q 4.2 | Page 26

Explain the structure of germinating pollen grain with the help of a labelled diagram.

Long Answer question | Q 5 | Page 26

Imagine all the seeds produced by a plant happen to fall under the same plant and sprout into new plants. Mention any two problems that will be faced by the new plants.

Long Answer question | Q 6 | Page 26

What is a flower ? Draw a neat labelled diagram showing the L.S. of a typical flower.

Long Answer question | Q 7.1 | Page 26

Write a short note on Micro propagation.

Long Answer question | Q 7.2 | Page 26

Write a short note on Bryophyllum.

Long Answer question | Q 7.3 | Page 26

Write a short note on Vegetative reproduction.

Long Answer question | Q 7.4 | Page 26

Write a short note on Grafting.

Long Answer question | Q 8 | Page 26

How artificial pollination is useful to plant breeders ? Discuss briefly.

Long Answer question | Q 9.1 | Page 26

With the help of suitable diagram, describe Binary fission in plants.

Long Answer question | Q 9.2 | Page 26

With the help of suitable diagram, describe Budding in yeast cell.

Chapter 2: Reproduction in Plants

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Concepts covered in Concise Biology Class 8 ICSE chapter 2 Reproduction in Plants are Concept of Asexual Reproduction, Sexual Reproduction in Plants -review of Parts of a Typical Flower, Sexual Reproduction in Plants - Pollination: Self and Cross, Agents of Pollination, Characteristics of Flowers of Each Kind, Fertilization Process in Brief by Flow Chart, Mention of Artificial Pollination, Reproductions in Plants Questions.

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