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Chapter 8 PHOTOSYNTHESIS
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8.1 PHOTOSYNTHESIS IS THE MAJOR PATHWAY BY WHICH ENERGY AND CARBON ARE INCORPORATED INTO CARBOHYDRATES. 8.2 THE CALVIN CYCLE IS A THREE-STEP PROCESS THAT RESULTS IN THE INCORPORATION OF CARBON DIOXIDE INTO CARBOHYDRATES. 8.3 THE LIGHT-HARVESTING REACTIONS USE SUNLIGHT TO PRODUCE ATP AND NADPH REQUIRED BY THE CALVIN CYCLE. 8.4 PHOTOSYNTHESIS FACES SEVERAL CHALLENGES TO ITS EFFICIENCY. PHOTOSYNTHESIS
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