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Which of the following statements correctly compares the functions of a plant's roots and stem?

The stem contains a high percentage of cells that provide structural support, unlike the roots.

The stem is the first part of the plant to emerge from a seed, followed by the roots.

The roots contain ground tissue that stores water and glucose, unlike the stem.

The roots contain stomata that allow for gas exchange, while stems do not.

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  1. It's not the 3rd option, because the stem stores water
    Roots do not contatin stomata

    I beleive it would be either of the first two; my guess would be the 2nd

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  2. the second one

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  3. Your answer would be the first one.

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