Campbell Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13409-341-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-13409-341-3

Chapter 37 - 37.2 - Concept Check - Page 810: 2


No. Essential elements are ones which the plant requires to complete its life cycle, to conduct daily life activities. Adding more of an essential element might well increase growth, but that does not prove the definition.

Work Step by Step

Review the definition of an essential element in Concept 37.2 and compare to the data provided in the question. You will see that the data do not relate to the definition.
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