Course Content
Lesson 1 – Human Body : The Food We Eat
Lesson 3 – Human body : The Digestive and Excretory systems
Lesson 4 : Plants in the Surroundings and Environment
Lesson 6 : Adaptation in Animals
Lesson 8 : Materials and Solutions
Lesson 10 : Measurement
Lesson 11 : Push and Pull
Lesson 12 : Friction as a Force
Class 4 – EVS
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17/9/20                       ADAPTATIONS IN PLANTS-5

Answer the following:

1. Explain the term adaptation.

A. A special characteristic of a living thing that helps it to live in a specific habitat.

2. Why do some trees shed all their leaves at one time?

A. The trees shed their leaves to protect themselves from the cold or heat. (Deciduous)

3. Choose two habitats and name two plants that grow in each of them.

A. 1. Desert plants: Cacti, date palm

    2. Mountains: Pine, fir

4. How are plants able to survive in desert conditions?

A. 1. Desert plants have thick, fleshy stem to store water and carry out photosynthesis.

     2. Leaves are reduced to spines to prevent water loss.

     3. Roots are deep under the sand to take in rain water.