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5 ) . Buds are undeveloped shoots. 3. 2-4 . 5 . 5 ) . A useful w a y t o represent shoot structure i s by w a y o f diagrams ( Fig. 4), which concentrate attention on what different shoot systems have in common ( the relation­ ship between their parts) rather than on their diverse appearance, so making it easier to identify the various parts and compare them, as in Figs. 4. 3, where diagrams are given alongside more detailed sketches. 4 Diagrams of shoots The easiest way to begin understanding the variety of shoot forms is to consider two kinds of variation on the 'basic plan' ( Fig.

Pressure sensitivity tells us how hard an object is pressing on the skin. Touch, which children can more easily investigate, tells us which parts of the body are in contact with objects and, in some parts of the skin, something about their surface texture. The following investigation is simple but requires quite a lot of concentration. Detecting texture Equipment: Pieces of very coarse (60 grit) abrasive paper or cloth, about 2 x Scm. Finer abrasives will not be effective. ) Press the skin of your forearm with the smooth side of the abrasive sheet, then with the rough side.

A useful w a y t o represent shoot structure i s by w a y o f diagrams ( Fig. 4), which concentrate attention on what different shoot systems have in common ( the relation­ ship between their parts) rather than on their diverse appearance, so making it easier to identify the various parts and compare them, as in Figs. 4. 3, where diagrams are given alongside more detailed sketches. 4 Diagrams of shoots The easiest way to begin understanding the variety of shoot forms is to consider two kinds of variation on the 'basic plan' ( Fig.

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