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What is the equation for photosynthesis?

Carbon Dioxide + Water --> Glucose + Oxygen

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Where does photosynthesis occur?

In the chloroplasts.

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What is the substance that absorbs sunlight called?

Chlorophyll.

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What are the products of photosynthesis?

Glucose and Oxygen.

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Name three possible limiting factors for photosynthesis.

Light intensity, temperature and Carbon Dioxide amount.

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Why is light necessary in photosynthesis?

It provides energy.