NCERT Class VII Science Solutions: Chapter 12-Reproduction in Plants Part 2 (For CBSE, ICSE, IAS, NET, NRA 2022)

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Question 8:

Fungus, moss and fern reproduce by a common method of asexual reproduction. Name the method.


They can reproduce asexually by means of spore formation

Spore Formation

Question 9:

Pick the odd one out from the following on the basis of mode of reproduction and give reason for it.

Sugarcane, Potato, Rice, Rose


Rice, as it does not reproduce by vegetative propagation whereas the other three plants do.

Question 10:

Boojho had the following parts of a rose plant — a leaf, roots, a branch, a flower, a bud and pollen grains. Which of them can be used to grow a new rose plant?


The branch can be used to grow a new rose plant, as rose reproduces through vegetative propagation by stem cutting method.

Question 11:

Which type of pollination does the Figure indicate?

Result for Type of Pollination


It shows self-pollination, as the pollen grains from another of the flower are transferred to the stigma of same flower.

Question 12:

One morning as Paheli strolled in her garden she noticed many small plants which were not there a week ago. She wondered where they had come from as nobody had planted them there. Explain the reason for the growth of these plants.


The seeds from the tree may have fallen below and germinated into small plants.

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