Basic Questions About Photosynthesis

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Basic questions about photosynthesis


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  • 1. 
    The main pigment in leaves i
    • A. 

      Chlorophyll

    • B. 

      Chloroplasts

    • C. 

      Plastids

    • D. 

      Carotonoid

  • 2. 
    The main products of photosynthesis are:
    • A. 

      Glucose and water

    • B. 

      Water and carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      ATP and NADPH

    • D. 

      Glucose and oxygen

    • E. 

      Oxygen and water

  • 3. 
    The main colors used by plants in photosynthesis are
    • A. 

      Purple and Gree

    • B. 

      Blue and Yellow

    • C. 

      Red and orange

    • D. 

      Red and Blue

    • E. 

      Purple and Blue

  • 4. 
    Light Dependent reactions occur in the
    • A. 

      Stroma

    • B. 

      Thylakoids

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Cytoplasm

  • 5. 
    The calvin cycle must go around ____ times to make one sugar.
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Six

    • E. 

      Eight

  • 6. 
    The process of breaking apart water is called
    • A. 

      Photolysis

    • B. 

      Hydrolysis

    • C. 

      Photosynthesis

    • D. 

      Osmosis

  • 7. 
    What products of the light dependent reactions are used in the light independent reactions?
    • A. 

      ATP and Oxygen

    • B. 

      Oxygen and Water

    • C. 

      NADPH and ATP

    • D. 

      Carbon Dioxide and Water

    • E. 

      Electrons and Water

  • 8. 
    What is a stack of thylakoids called?
    • A. 

      Grana

    • B. 

      Stroma

    • C. 

      Chloroplasts

    • D. 

      Mesophyll

    • E. 

      Bundle Sheath

  • 9. 
    What molecule joins with carbon dioxide at the beginning of the Calvin Cycle?
    • A. 

      RuBP

    • B. 

      PGA

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      ATP

    • E. 

      NADPH

  • 10. 
    What gas is given off by plants?
    • A. 

      Carbon Dioxide

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Nitrogen

    • D. 

      Hydrogen