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Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration

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Cellular Respiration in Plants:

1) Photosynthesis creates glucose molecules (instead of eating)  → 

2) This fuels cellular respiration in the plant cells  → 

3) Creates ATP  → 

4) Fuels plant growth and reproduction → 

5) Provides carbohydrates to animals for their cellular respiration.

6) The cycle continues.


The formula in plants:

 6 CO2     +      6 H2O    + Light Energy     →     C6H12O6 (glucose)  +  6 O2


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Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration

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