Photosynthesis

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Photosynthesis produces glucose using sunlight

  • Photosynthesis is the process that produces food in plants. The food it produces is glucose
  • Photosynthesis happens in the leaves of all green plants- this is largely what the leaves are for
  • Photosynthesis happens inside the chloroplasts, which are found in leaf cells and in other green parts of a plant. Chloroplasts contain a pigment called chloropyll, which absorbs sunlight and uses its energy to convert carbon dioxide and water into glucose

CARBON DIOXIDE WATER    GLUCOSE OXYGEN

  • Photosythesis is an important process becayse it converts light energy to chemical energy, which is stored in the glucose. This chemical…

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