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Ap bio quiz answers Carotenoid: a class of pigments that are present in the thylakoid membrane of plants and that aid in photosynthesis Photosystems: in the thylakoid membranes of chloroplasts, a cluster of chlorophyll and other pigment molecules that harvest light energy for the light reactions of photosynthesis Primary Electron Acceptor: in chloroplasts, an acceptor of electrons lost from chlorophyll a; found in the thylakoid membrane Electron Transport Chain: a series of molecules, found in the inner membranes of mitochondria and chloroplasts, through which electrons pass in a process that causes protons to build up on one side of the membrane Chemiosmosis:
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Unformatted text preview: in chloroplasts and mitochondria, a process in which the movement of protons down their concentration gradient across a membrane is coupled to the synthesis of ATP Carbon Fixation: the synthesis of organic compounds from carbon dioxide, such as in photosynthesis Stoma: one of many openings in a leaf or a stem of a plant that enable gas exchange to occur C4 pathway: carbon-fixing process in which carbon dioxide is bound to a compound to form a four-carbon intermediate CAM pathway: water-conserving, carbon-fixing process; ____ plants take in carbon at night and fix it into various organic compounds and release it during the day...
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