A goat eats away all the leaves of a small plant (balsam). However, in a few days, new leaves could be seen sprouting in the plant again. How did the plant survive without leaves?

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A goat eats away all the leaves of a small plant (balsam). However, in a few days, new leaves could be seen sprouting in the plant again. How did the plant survive without leaves?

Answer:
Plants store the food that they produced by photosynthesis in the stem and roots. So, when goat ate away all the leaves of the plant, the plant fulfilled its requirement by the food stored in stem and roots.