Oxygen is released into air hydrogen remains in

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Unformatted text preview: Photosynthe>c Autotrophs Steps of Photosynthesis • Light hits reac>on centers of chlorophyll, found in chloroplasts • Chlorophyll vibrates and causes water to break apart. • Oxygen is released into air • Hydrogen remains in chloroplast aCached to NADPH • “THE LIGHT REACTION” Steps of Photosynthesis • The DARK Reac>ons= Calvin Cycle • CO2 from atmosphere is joined to H from water molecules (NADPH) to form glucose • Glucose can be converted into other molecule...
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2013 for the course SCIENCE Biology taught by Professor Amatucci,amanda during the Fall '12 term at Marlboro High.

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