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1

Imagine and annotate a diagram to describe photsynthesis

2

Give the equation for photosynthesis`

 

                                                            sunlight

carbon dioxide + water → glucose + oxygen

                 chlorophyll  starch    

3

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4

How is a leaf adapted to its function?

  • Broad, flat surface → large surface area to trap light
  • Palisade cells → contain chlorophyll in chloroplasts
  • Air spaces → allow passage of CO2to cells and O2from cells (stomata)
  • Veins carry → water to cells and glucose to other parts of the plant

5

Give 2 features of the leaf which are involved in the control the loss of water

  • Guard cells
  • Waxy cuticle