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Photosynthesis CO 2 H O O 2 C 6 H 12 O 6 (glucose) 6CO 2 + 6H 2 O C 6 * H 12 * O 6 + 6O 2 94% of Plant Dry Weight is Derived from Photosynthetic Products. Minerals
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Cellular Respiration CO 2 H O O 2 6CO 2 + 6H 2 O C 6 * H 12 * O 6 + 6O 2 Minerals C 6 H 12 O 6 36 ATP
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Significance of Photosynthesis Inorganic Carbon Converted to Organic Carbon Molecules. 2 ) Fuel Cellular Respiration. Fixed Carbon Compounds (Fossil & Extant) Provide Combustible Fuel. CO 2 Uptake Mitigates CO 2 Accrual in the Atmosphere. Evolution of This Process Changed the Planet
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Significance of Photosynthesis Inorganic Carbon Converted to Organic Carbon Molecules. CO 2 C H O Fibers Wood Pigments Toxins Energy Storage Fruits/Veggies
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Photosynthesis : a Two-Step Process Light Reactions (requires light): Light-Independent Reactions: a.k.a. Dark Reactions, Calvin-Benson Cycle: 6 H 2 0 + 6 CO 2 C 6 H 12 O 6 + 6 O 2 Captures Light Energy ( electrons exited to higher energy state )
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course NTSC 107 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '11 term at Loyola Chicago.

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photosynthesis.new - Photosynthesis 6CO2 + 6H2O C *H *O +...

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