An experimental setup showed that carbon dioxide is produced by a seed on germination. This carbon dioxide turned the limewater milky. Which process in germinating seeds is responsible for carbon dioxide generation.

  • Transpiration
  • Expiration
  • Photosynthesis
  • Respiration

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The correct option is D) Respiration.


During germination, seeds undergo respiration. In this process, they absorb oxygen and release carbon dioxide. This release of carbon dioxide turns limewater milky, indicating the presence of this gas.

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