Flashcards in Photosynthesis Deck (16):
What is the discus shaped structure in the cell of a green leaf?
What is chlorophyll?
Green pigment that traps light energy
What is the form of energy trapped by chlorophyll and used in photosynthesis?
What is the first stage of photosynthesis?
What is the raw material that is split into oxygen and hydrogen during the first stage?
What is the product of the splitting of water needed for carbon fixation?
What is the second stage of photosynthesis?
What is the raw material that supplies carbon atoms to be fixed into carbohydrates?
What is the high energy compound that provides energy to drive carbon fixation?
What is the type of carbohydrate formed as a product of photosynthesis?
What is the form of energy contained in carbohydrate formed by photosynthesis?
What is the complex carbohydrate stored in plant cells?
What is the complex carbohydrate used to construct plant cell walls?
What is the general term for a factor, when in short supply, reduces or limits the rate of photosynthesis?
What is photosynthesis?
It is the process in which green plants make their own food