PHOTOSYNTHESIS - is a series of chemical reactions thst uses energy from sunlight to produce food.
- the food it produces is glucose - a sugar
- photosynthesis happens in
- the cells in green parts of plants, like leaf cells
- some microorganisms, like phytoplankton
- chlorophyll is needed for photosynthesis to occur. Its a green substance which absorbs sunlight and allows energy to be used to convert carbon dioxide and water into glucose.