The mature seeds of plants such as gram and peas, possess no endosperm,because
(a) Endosperm gets used up by the developing embryo during seed development
(b) There is no double fertilization in them
(c) Endosperm is not formed in them
(d)These plants are not angiosperms
Ans. The answer is the option (a) Endosperm gets used up by the developing embryo during seed development
Explanation: During or after germination the developing embryo derives its nourishment from the endosperm, that is why plants do not possess endosperm.