active reading ch 29 plant diversity wkst

Name: _____________________
Chapter 29: Plant Diversity I: How Plants Colonized
1. What are the closest relatives of land plants?
2. What are four traits found in land plants that is lacking in charaophytes
(green algae)?
3. What is another name of gametophyte and sporophyte?
4. Describe alternation of generations (this is a big concept)!
5. What are the four major groups of plants? Give some defining characteristics
of each.
6. Are bryophytes mainly diploid or haploid?
7. What two things make vascular tissue, define both.
8. Megaspores and microspores, which one is male and which one is female?
9. Are ferns mainly diploid or haploid?