Assertion: Resins and gums are stored in old xylem tissue in plants. 

Reason: Resins and gums facilitate transport of water molecules. 

 

Answer - 

  • Resins and gums are the waste products that are stored in old xylem in plants. 
  • Since they are waste products , they don’t facilitate the transport of water molecules 

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Thus,

  • Assertion is true
  • Reasoning is false


So, the correct answer is (c)

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