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The number of stomata on the lower and upper surfaces of two leaves from plant species x and y were counted under the field of view of a light microscope. The results were as shown below.

 Leaf  Number of stomata  
  Upper surface Lower surface
  x      4    12
  y      20    23
  1. Which of the two leaves would be expected to have a lower rate of transpiration?
  2. Give a reason for your answer in (1) above. 

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  1. X;
  2. Has fewer stomata on both sides of the leaf than Y;

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