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photosynthesis The process plants use to use sunlight energy to are converted into materials for the plant to use.
cellular respiration The oxidation of organic compounds that occurs within cells, producing energy for cellular processes.
chloroplast (in green plant cells) a plastid that contains chlorophyll and in which photosynthesis takes place
chloroplyll The chlorophyll is the green pigment in the chloroplasts that give plants its color.
glucose Simple sugar.
mitochondria Like any other cell, mitochondria is the power or energy producer for the cell to allow the cell to perform its actions.
photosynthesis equation 6CO2 + 6H2O —> C6H12O6 + 6O2
respiration equation C6H12O6+6O2—>6CO2+6H2O+ATP
carbon dioxide a colorless, odorless gas produced by burning carbon and organic compounds and by respiration.
diffusion the movement of molecules throughout an area.
osmosis the prcess of diffusion in which molecules move through a membrane to get to a lower or higher concentrated area.
active transport the movement of ions or molecules across a cell membrane into a region of higher concentration, assisted by enzymes and requiring energy.

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