Biologists hypothesize that the first land plants had a low, sprawling growth habitat. Which of the following statements is part of the logic behind that theory?

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To obtain water, early plants had to keep their tissues in direct contact with moist soil.

  

The wind speed was much greater at that time than it is now and pushed the plants over.

  

Low, sprawling growth allowed plants to be out of sight of most predators.

  

The low, sprawling growth gave them greater surface area exposed to light for photosynthesis.

 

asked Dec 28, 2012 in Biology by anonymous
    

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To obtain water, early plants had to keep their tissues in direct contact with moist soil.

 

answered Dec 28, 2012 by anonymous

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