Q. 25.0( 1 Vote )

Mention four purp

Answer :

The four major purposes are-

i. Photosynthesis: water is used as the raw material for glucose synthesis

ii. Transpiration: process by which water is released in the environment in form of vapour for the purpose of cooling in hot weather, for creating suction pressure, etc.

iii. Transportation: water is required as a transport medium which can dissolve substances, such as minerals and sugar, and transport it upwards into the stem or from the leaves to other parts respectively.

iv. Mechanical support: water provides turgidity to plant which is required for the rigidity required by its tissue to remain erect and upright.

Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses