NCERT Class VI Science Solutions: Chapter 7 – Getting to Know Plants Part 3 (For CBSE, ICSE, IAS, NET, NRA 2022)

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Question 12:

Can the stem of a plant be compared with a street with two-way traffic? Give reason.


Yes, water and minerals move upwards and food moves downwards.


Question 13:

Read the function of parts of a plant given below:

  1. Fixes plant to the soil
  2. Prepares starch
  3. Takes part in reproduction
  4. Supports branches and bears flowers

In the diagram given in Fig, write the names of the parts whose functions you have just read at the appropriate space.

Result for Plant


  1. Root
  2. Leaf
  3. Flower
  4. Stem
Result for Plant (A)