How does the cork act as a protective tissue?

Asked by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago |  307

1 Answer

Solution :-

Cork cells are dead. The arrangement of cells is so dense, that there is no intercellular space. Deposition of suberin is observed on the walls of the cells that make them impervious to water and gases.

Answered by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago

Related Questions

Name the regions in which parenchyma tissue is present.

Class 9 Science Tissues View Answer

Identify the type of tissue in the following:

Skin, bark of tree, bone, lining of kidney tubule, vascular bundle.

Class 9 Science Tissues View Answer

Name the following.

(a) Tissue that forms the inner lining of our mouth.

(b) Tissue that connects muscle to bone in humans.

(c) Tissue that transports food in plants.

(d) Tissue that stores fat in our body.

(e) Connective tissue with a fluid matrix.

(f) Tissue present in the brain.

Class 9 Science Tissues View Answer