the transfer of energy and nutrients

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  • Created on: 08-09-11 21:48
  • Green plants absorb light energy using chlorophyll in their leaves.
  • They use it to react carbon dioxide with water to make a sugar called glucose.  
  • The glucose is used in respiration,or converted into starch and stored.
  • photosynthesis is a chemical change which happens in leaves of green plants. 
  • Photosynthesis takes place in leaf cells. These contain chloroplasts, which are tiny objects containing chlorophyll.

  • plants need to take in a


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