9.1 Grade 11 Photosynthesis Note

9.1 Grade 11 Photosynthesis Note - Photosynthesis photo =...

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Photosynthesis photo = “light” synthesis = “make” carbon dioxide + water glucose + oxygen enzymes 6 CO 2 + 6 H 2 O C 6 H 12 O 6 + 6 O 2 enzymes 1)Light – Dependent Reactions (“Light Rxns”) takes place on thylakoid membranes light is needed energy from light is trapped by chlorophyll & used to split H 2 O H 2 O splits into ….O 2 (which is released into the atmosphere) ….H + (combines with CO 2 to make glucose) … electrons from H help to provide energy for the light-independent reactions by: - producing ATP (energy carriers) - producing NADPH (electron carriers)
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This note was uploaded on 12/06/2009 for the course BIO BLG143 taught by Professor Kimberleygilbride during the Spring '09 term at Ryerson.

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