Light dependent stage of photosynthesis

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Where does the light dependent stage of photosynthesis take place?
The thylakoid membrane of the chloroplasts
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What is the splitting of water in photosynthesis called?
Photolysis
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What is the flow of protons through ATP synthase known as?
Chemiosmosis
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What is the result of chemiosmosis?
The joining of ADP and Pi to produce a molecule of ATP
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Define photophosphorylation.
The making of ATP using light
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Which type of photophosphorylation uses only photosystem 1?
Cyclic photophosphorylation
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What product is made in non-cyclic photophosphorylation that is not made in cyclic photophosphorylation?
reduced NADP
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Where do the electrons come from to replace the lost electrons in PSII?
Photolysed water
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What is the splitting of water in photosynthesis called?

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Photolysis

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What is the flow of protons through ATP synthase known as?

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What is the result of chemiosmosis?

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Define photophosphorylation.

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