Biology (11th Edition)

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Chapter 37 - Transport in Plants - Figure 37.9 - Data Analysis: 1

Answer

Movement would increase 81 fold.

Work Step by Step

Since movement depends on the fourth power of the radius of the xylem cells, 3 (fold increase in radius) to the 4th power is 81.
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