AP Biology Practice Test (chAPter 10-photosynthesis)

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1.  What does the "P" in NADP stand for?
2.  What is the general breakdown of a plant leaf? Go into every detail possible.
3.  Define Heterotrophs
4.  Define Autotrophs...what are Photoautotrophs then?and an example of photoautotrophs would be?
5.  Draw the simplified Calvin Cycle.label each step, and each PHASE as well.don't forget to tell me how many carbons are in each step,and remember to mention the stuff going IN and coming OUT of the cycle, along with INPUT and OUTPUT!!
6.  State the formula for photosynthesis?
7.  What's photophosphorlyation?
8.  What's carbon fixation?
9.  How do the reactant molecules of photosynthesis reach the chloroplasts in leaves?
10.  Define:(a) carrotenoid(b) photon
11.  What are the 3 experiments used to see which lights are useable in photosynthesis?
12.  What was Engelmann's experiment?
13.  Check off the things that were NOT used in Engelmann's experiment?
14.  Difference between chlorophyll a and chlorophyll b?
15.  Why are leaves green?
16.  To synthesize one glucose molecule, the calvin cycle uses ___ molecules of CO2, ___ molecules of ATP, and ___ molecules of NADPH.
17.  Explain why a poison that inhibits an enzyme of the Calvin cycle will also inhibit the light reactions?
18.  3 phases of calvin cycle, respectively are..?
19.  What color light is LEAST effective when driving photosynthesis? Explain.
20.  In the light reactions, what is the initial electron donor? Where do the electrons end up?
21.  What are C3 plants?what are C4 plants?
22.  What are CAM plants?
23.  What's PEP carboxylase?
24.  Explain Crassulacean Acid Metabolism?
25.  What are bundle-sheath cells?
26.  Why does photorespiration lower photosynthetic outputs for plants? Explain.
27.  Explain the 3 steps of C4 Photosynthesis?
28.  What are the 8 steps in linear electron flow?
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