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Photosynthesis Vocab

TermDefinition
Atom The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties of that element
Carbohydrate A class of molecules that includes sugars, starches, and fibers; contains carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen
Cellular respiration The process by with cells use oxygen to produce energy from food
Chlorophyll A green pigment that captures light energy for photosynthesis
Chloroplast An organelle found in plant and algae cells where photosynthesis occurs
Energy The captivity to do work
Law A descriptive statement or equation that reliably predicts events under certain conditions
Law of Conservation of Energy The law that states that energy cannot be created or destroyed but can be changed from one form to another
Law of Conservation of Mass The law that states that mass cannot be created or destroyed in ordinary chemical and physical changes
Mass A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Matter Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mitochondria In eukaryotic cells, the organelle that is the site of cellular respiration, which releases energy for use by the cell
Molecule A group of atoms that are held together by chemical bonds; a molecule is the smallest unit of a substance that can exist by itself and retain all of the substance’s chemical properties
Photosynthesis The process by which plants, algae, and some bacteria use sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to make food.
Product A substance that forms in a chemical reaction
Reactant A substance that participates in a chemical reaction
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