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Fruit – Definition, Types, Example | Biology Ideas

About Fruit Fruits are a characteristic of flowering plants. Once pollination and fertilization occur, the ovary of the plant becomes the fruit and the ovules become...

Types of leaves – Plant Morphology | Biology Ideas

Types of leaves There are mainly two types of leaves as follows, Simple Leaf Simple leaves are those in which a single leaf blade or lamina is...
leaf, leaves

Leaves – Morphology of Leaves | Biology Ideas

The leaf is a dorso-ventrally compressed, lateral appendage of the stem, produced at the nodes. There are main three parts of the leaf that are...

Source of Carbohydrates | Biology Ideas | Uses and Types

Here are some Source of Carbohydrates we are going to study... Sugarcane Botanical name – Saccharum officinarum Family – Poaceae Part used – (Cane) stem Type – Carbohydrate, disaccharide, sucrose Sucrose- Glucose + Fructose Sugar is a sweet crystalline substance and...

Carbohydrates | Biology Ideas | Types and Uses

Carbohydrates contain carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms with the empirical formula Cx H2y Oy or Cx(H2O)y.  Hydrogen and oxygen are found in the 2:1...

Classification of Vegetable oil | Biology Ideas | Examples and Types

Classification of vegetable oil Vegetable oils are classified based on their ability to absorb oxygen from the atmosphere. They are usually classified into four main groups. Drying...
alkaloids

Alkaloids | Biology Ideas | Classification and Properties

Introduction about Alkaloids Alkaloids comprise of a chemically diverse group of natural compounds with pharmaceutical importance. The term alkaloid is derived from the word...
oil, oils and fats

Plant Resources of Alkaloids | Biology Ideas | Serial wise

Plant Resources used as alkaloids -   Adathoda Common name – Adulsa, Vasaka Botanical source – Adhatoda vasica Nees Family – Acanthaceae Part Used – Fresh and dried leaves Type: Alkaloid- Vasicine,...

Oils and Fats | Biology Ideas | Definition and Classification

What are Oils and Fats? 1) Like other necessities of man, oils are also used as one of the main necessities as they are required in...
oil, oils and fats

Uses of Oils and Fats | Biology Ideas | Classifications and Uses

Coconut Botanical source – Cocos nucifera linn. Family – Palmae (Arecaceae) Part used – Fruit (dried solid endosperm) Type – Fat Coconut oil is obtained by expression or solvent extraction from the dried...

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Bacterial Flagella

Bacterial Flagella, Fimbriae and Pili, Capsule | Biology Ideas

Cell Surface Appendages of Bacterial Flagella (Flagella vs Fimbriae vs Pili of Bacteria). Flagella are long whip-like filamentous structures. Capsule and Slime layer Capsule - Some...