Compensation point

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Hiya,

Just been going through my revision notes for the January exam for OCR Biology and realised that I really don't understand what the 'compensation point' in relation to photosynthesis.

Can anyone explain it to me?

Posted Mon 10th December, 2012 @ 17:32 by Jacqueline:)

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I think that it is the light intensity where the rate of photosynthesis matches the rate of respitation.

Answered Mon 7th January, 2013 @ 20:22 by Hannah