What are the two main steps in photosynthesis?
What one word describes how plants make food?
Plants use sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to make food. This process is called photosynthesis and it helps plants grow. Photosynthesis gives us oxygen to breathe and food to eat!
Photosynthesis: How Plants Make Food
Photosynthesis: The process by which plants use sunlight to make their own food. Chlorophyll: The green pigment in plants that helps them absorb sunlight. Carbon Dioxide: The gas that plants take in from the environment and use as part of photosynthesis.
What do you think is the most important process for plants?
- Absorption of Water and Minerals
- Making Chlorophyll
- Releasing Oxygen
Nevn to ting fotosyntesen trenger for å fungere.
The process of photosynthesis is used by some bacteria to create energy from chemicals, not just sunlight. The energy created during photosynthesis does not just come from the sun, but from other sources, like cosmic rays and even the Earth’s heat. The process of photosynthesis can be used to create other useful chemicals, like hydrogen and oxygen.
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What are the products of photosynthesis?
How does photosynthesis help plants and animals?
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What is the process called by which green plants, algae and some bacteria convert light energy from the sun into chemical energy?
What do you think would happen if there was no photosynthesis?