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what happens to the light energy from sun during the process of photosynthesisplease...

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what happens to the light energy from sun during the process of photosynthesis

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The word equation for photosynthesis is;

Carbon Dioxide + Water (with sunlight + Chlorophyll) -------> Oxygen + Carbohydrates (Glucose)

The light energy is used with the sunlight,water and Carbon Dioxide in a complex series of steps before it is ultimately turned into Carbohydrates (glucose)

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