# Given the Assertion and Reason below, Choose one of the following responses

Assertion:The rate of transpiration is measured by Ganong's potometer
Reason:Rate of transpiration decreases in light and increases in dark

(A) Assertion and reason are true and the reason is a correct explanation of the assertion
(B) Both assertion and reason are true but reason is not correct explanation of the assertion
(C) Assertion is true but the reason is false
(D) Both assertion and reason are false

Both assertion and reason are false
Hence (D) is the correct answer.
answered Apr 2, 2014