Photosynthesis. Grade 7 th Anderson. Daily E.Q- How do cells use nutrients to carry out life’s processes?. Create word splash with what you already know about the word “Photosynthesis”. Photosynthesis. Share examples of photosynthesis on white board. What is it?
What is it?
Sugar + Air
The process through which glucose is broken down in the presence of oxygen to produce carbon dioxide and water; the process through which cells break down simple food molecules to release stored energy.
Notice any thing about equation?
It is the exact opposite of photosynthesis
2. Fermentation differs from cellular respiration in that it
Results in the production of sugar
Takes place without oxygen
Breaks down sugars in cells
Occurs only in plantT.O.D