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Carbon dioxide

One of the toxic emissions going into the atmosphere

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C3 plants

Plants that keeps their stomata closed during hot days to prevent water loss

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C4 examples

Corn

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C4 plant

PEP

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Calvin cycle

Another name for light independent reaction

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CAM examples

Cactus

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CAM plant

Opens stomata at night. Photo synthesis during the day.

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Deforestation

The process of removing trees and replacing it with grasses

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Grana

The stacks of thylakoids in a choloplast

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Greenhouse effect

The mixture of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere

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Global warming

Progressive increase of the earths average temperature

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Heat

The total amount of energy associated with particle movement in a substance

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Oxidation

Losing electrons

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Phloem

Food. Down

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Xylem

Water. Goes up

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Photo respiration

Oxygen is used in the Calvin cycle. No glucose made

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Stomata

Openings in leaves for entrances of gases

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Thylakoid membrane

Where light reaction occurs

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Temperature

The unit for heat intensity

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Thylakoids

The structure which photosynthesis takes place in plant cells