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1

What is photosynthesis's effect on carbon?

Removes co2 from the air

2

What is respiration and combustion effect on carbon?

Returns carbon dioxide to the air

3

What is the carbon cycle?

The constant cycling of carbon in nature

4

What is combustion?

The process of burning

5

Where is most carbon found on earth?

Fossil fuels and carbonate rocks (limestone)