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Post by bsub3 » Fri Feb 03, 2006 10:00 pm

in my biology classes, they always explain photosynthesis, but not why the plants need roots. can anyone help me?

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Post by x_forensics=life_x » Sat Feb 04, 2006 1:09 am

Plants need roots:
a.) to soak up the nutrients given from the soil
b.) for a mount into the earth
c.) to soak up water from the soil they're in...

umm... and yes, thats pretty much all I can think of at the moment. :o Hope this helps a LITTLE...

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Post by Dr.Stein » Sat Feb 04, 2006 3:35 pm

IMO it is the same to the question: why we learn physiology of body and not why we have arms and legs ;)
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Post by blindcat35 » Sun Feb 05, 2006 11:39 am

it is evolution of all organism with interaction with enviroment .beacause it lacks of movement OK
> it function :
! nutrient
! agaisnt gavity
! water
! reproduction
! restore
! hormone produce

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Post by victor » Sun Feb 05, 2006 11:48 am

and food storage for certain type of plants..:wink:
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