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What is Photosynthesis?

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on 2 March 2016

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Transcript of What is Photosynthesis?

PHOTOSYNTHESIS
In Plants the proteins are....
Process of Photosynthesis
This chemical energy is stored in carbohydrate molecules, such as sugars, which are synthesized from carbon dioxide and water. In most cases, oxygen is also released as a waste product. Photosynthesis maintains atmospheric oxygen levels and supplies all of the organic compounds and most of the energy necessary for life on Earth.
What is Photosynthesis?
Photosynthesis is a process used by plants and other organisms to convert light energy, usually from the Sun.
How does Photosynthesis Work?
Held inside
ORGANELLES CALLED chloroplasts
What is the chloroplast?
Traits
The Chloroplast is a microscopic organelle that is a greenish colour, this is what give the leaves of a plant it's colour.
What is it used for?
Chloroplasts absorb sunlight and use it in conjunction with water and carbon dioxide gas to produce food for the plant.
The light is absorbed by proteins that contain green chlorophyll pigment
Converts Light to Energy
How?
What uses Photosynthesis
Most plants, most algae, and cyanobacteria perform photosynthesis; such organisms are called photoautotrophs.
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