Choose the correct alternative from the following :
Assertion (A) : Leaves of plants are green.
Reason (R) : Plants contain chromoplasts, the green pigment.
A. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
B. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A.
C. A is true but R is false.
D. A is false but R is true.
E. Both A and R are false
Answer: C . A is true but R is false.
Leaves of plants are green because they contain the green pigment, chlorophyll.
However, plants contain chromoplasts but they are not green pigments.