University of Kashmir : 3rd Semester Notes PDF of Botany Download Link Below
Q: – What is a tissue?
A: -A tissue is a group of cells which are essentially of the same kind and of same origin and tissue performing similarly function.
Q: -What is Simple Tissue?
A: -Simple tissues called homogenous tissues. A simple tissue may be defined as a group of
similar cells that perform a common function.
Q: – What is a complex tissue?
A: -A group of different types of cells performing same function is known as complex tissue.
Q: -What is Aerenchyma?
A: -Parenchyma having large air spaces is known as aerenchyma. It is found in hydrophytes
and it gives buoyancy to plant.
Q: -What is Chlorenchyma?
A: -Parenchyma with large amount of chloroplast is known as chlorenchyma. It is found in mesophyll of leaf and helps in photosynthesis.
Q: -What is Prosenchyma?
A: -Parenchymatous cell becoming long and tapper at both ends, without intercellular space
is known as prosenchyma. It helps in mechanical support.