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What is the different between xylem and phloem?

A. xylem carries water and nutrients up to plant's leaves,while phloem carries food down from the plant's leaves to it's roots.

B. xylem carries water and nutrients up to plant's leaves,while phloem divides to make more xylem cells as the plant grows.

C. xylem carries food up to the plant's leaves, while phloem carries water down from the plant's leaves to its roots.

D. xylem divides to make more phloem cells as the plant grows, while phloem carries food down from the plant's leaves to its roots

  1. http://www.biology4kids.com/files/plants_xylemphloem.html

  2. is it C

  3. Ms. sue

  4. No.

  5. Ms. Sue you're wrong.
    This is the what xylem and phloem do.
    xylem: carries water and minerals absorbed by the roots up to the plant’s leaves.
    phloem: carries food made by the leaves down to the plant’s roots.
    So he/she is right.

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  6. does anyone know the whole quick check answers?!?!?!

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