Problem: Pollinators are said to perform a service for plants. What do they do that plants need?A. Move seeds from one plant to another so the plants can reproduce.B. Most pollinators make honey from the pollen they collect so, really, it is the plant that performs a service for the pollinator.C. Pollinators help to protect the plant from predators by defending flowers.D. Move pollen from one flower/plant to another for sexual reproduction.

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Pollinators are animals (usually insects) that assist plants in their reproduction. Their role is crucial to basically all flowering plant reproduction as well as the production of most fruits and vegetables.

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Pollinators are said to perform a service for plants. What do they do that plants need?

A. Move seeds from one plant to another so the plants can reproduce.

B. Most pollinators make honey from the pollen they collect so, really, it is the plant that performs a service for the pollinator.

C. Pollinators help to protect the plant from predators by defending flowers.

D. Move pollen from one flower/plant to another for sexual reproduction.

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