BioCoach Activity

Concept 1: Basic Plant Structure

Plants have three vegetative organs: roots, stems, and leaves.

Use information from the illustration to answer the questions below.

The Parts of a Plant

1. Which part of the leaf has the main function to carry out photosynthesis?

2. The petiole is part of which plant organ?

3. Where on the stem are the axillary buds attached?

4. From what plant part does the shoot develop?