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Chapter 10

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1.  Carotenoids are often found in foods that are considered to have antioxidant properties in human nutrition. What related function do they have in plants?
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2.  When oxygen is released as a result of photosynthesis, it is a by-product of which of the following?
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3.  What is the primary function of the Calvin cycle? 
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4.  Where are the molecules of the electron transport chain found in plant cells?
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5.  The splitting of carbon dioxide to form oxygen gas and carbon compounds occurs during
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6.  The sugar that results from three "turns" of the Calvin cycle is glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate (G3P). Which of the following is a consequence of this?
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7.  Produces three-carbon sugars
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8.  Which of the following are directly associated with photosystem I?
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9.  Produces molecular oxygen (O2)
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10.  Some photosynthetic organisms contain chloroplasts that lack photosystem II, yet are able to survive. The best way to detect the lack of photosystem II in these organisms would be
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11.  Where does the Calvin cycle take place?
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12.  Which of the following statements best represents the relationships between the light reactions and the Calvin cycle?
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13.  Photorespiration lowers the efficiency of photosynthesis by preventing the formation of
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14.  What does the chemiosmotic process in chloroplasts involve?
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15.  Some photosynthetic bacteria (e.g., purple sulfur bacteria) have photosystem I but not II, while others (e.g. cyanobacteria) have both PSI and PSII. Which of the following might this observation imply?
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16.   In the thylakoid membranes, what is the main role of the antenna pigment molecules?
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17.  Why are C4 plants able to photosynthesise with no apparent photorespiration?
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18.  The alternative pathways of photosynthesis using the C4 or CAM systems are said to be compromises. Why?
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19.  As a research scientist, you measure the amount of ATP and NADPH consumed by the Calvin cycle in 1 hour. You find 30,000 molecules of ATP consumed, but only 20,000 molecules of NADPH. Where did the extra ATP molecules come from?
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20.  Generation of proton gradients across membranes occurs during
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21.  If photosynthesising green algae are provided with CO2 synthesised with heavy oxygen (18O), later analysis will show that all but one of the following compounds produced by the algae contain the 18O label. That one is
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22.  In thylakoids, protons travel through ATP synthase from the stroma to the thylakoid space. Therefore the catalytic "knobs" of ATP synthase would be located
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23.  Requires CO2
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24.  In mitochondria, chemiosmosis translocates protons from the matrix into the intermembrane space, whereas in chloroplasts, chemiosmosis translocates protons from
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25.  In a plant cell, where are the ATP synthase complexes located?
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26.  What are the products of the light reactions that are subsequently used by the Calvin cycle?
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27.  A plant has a unique photosynthetic pigment. The leaves of this plant appear to be reddish yellow. What wavelengths of visible light are being absorbed by this pigment?
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28.  Produces NADH
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29.  Cyclic electron flow may be photoprotective (protective to light-induced damage). Which of the following experiments could provide information on this phenomenon?
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30.  What is the relationship between wavelength of light and the quantity of energy per photon?
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31.  What are the products of linear photophosphorylation?
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32.  In autotrophic bacteria, where are the enzymes located that can carry on organic synthesis?
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33.  Requires ATP 
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34.  CAM plants keep stomata closed in daytime, thus reducing loss of water. They can do this because they
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35.  Suppose the interior of the thylakoids of isolated chloroplasts were made acidic and then transferred in the dark to a pH-8 solution. What would be likely to happen?
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36.  In any ecosystem, terrestrial or aquatic, what group(s) is (are) always necessary?
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37.  Which of the events listed below occur in the light reactions of photosynthesis?
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38.  In a protein complex for the light reaction (a reaction center), energy is transferred from pigment molecule to pigment molecule, to a special chlorophyll a molecule, and eventually to the primary electron acceptor. Why does this occur?
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39.  Reduction of NADP+ occurs during
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40.  Produces NADPH
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41.  Which of the following are products of the light reactions of photosynthesis that are utilised in the Calvin cycle?
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42.  Where do the enzymatic reactions of the Calvin cycle take place?
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43.  If plant gene alterations cause the plants to be deficient in photorespiration, what would most probably occur?
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44.  Synthesis of ATP by the chemiosmotic mechanism occurs during
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45.  Assume a thylakoid is somehow punctured so that the interior of the thylakoid is no longer separated from the stroma. This damage will have the most direct effect on which of the following processes?
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46.  Reduction of oxygen which forms water occurs during
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47.  Which statement describes the functioning of photosystem II?
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48.  P680+ is said to be the strongest biological oxidising agent. Why?
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49.  Which of the following statements best describes the relationship between photosynthesis and respiration?
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50.  Requires glucose
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51.  The reaction-center chlorophyll of photosystem I is known as P700 because
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52.  In an experiment studying photosynthesis performed during the day, you provide a plant with radioactive carbon (14C) dioxide as a metabolic tracer. The 14C is incorporated first into oxaloacetate. The plant is best characterised as a
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