Biology 12th Edition

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ISBN 10: 0-07802-426-9
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Chapter 24 - Flowering Plants: Structure and Organization - Assess - Page 454: 3

Answer

e. sclerenchyma.

Work Step by Step

Sclerenchyma cells have thick secondary walls that are impregnated with lignin. Most sclerenchyma cells are dead at maturity. Their primary function is to support the mature regions of a plant. Therefore, the cell type that is dead at maturity is e. sclerenchyma.
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