. Read the following statement and select the correct option

A. Wind pollinated flowers need to produce more amount of pollen grains

B. Seeds from cross pollinated flowers produce weaker and less healthy plants

1. A is false, B is true 

2. A is true, B is false 

3. Both A and B are true 

4. Neither A nor B is true


Best Answer

Ans: 2

Sol:  Statement A is true

Wind pollinated flowers need to produce more pollen grains to make sure that at least some pollen grains reach the stigma of other flowers and successful pollination takes place as many pollen grains are wasted.

Statement B is false.

When flowers are cross-pollinated, their seeds germinate into strong, healthy plants.


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