Practice!

Sample Problem

Gymnosperms

(A) do not bear seeds

(B) bear naked seeds

(C) bear cones

(D) bear fruit

Solution

(B) and (C) are correct. Gymnosperms, or Coniferophyta, bear cones and “naked” seeds, meaning the seed is not protected by a fruit or an ovary. So, (A) and (D) are incorrect.