Photosynthesis

This lesson looks at the reactants and products of photosynthesis and how to write it as a word equation. We will then look at how you can test whether photosynthesis has occurred.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the role of the chloroplasts within a plant cell?

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Q2.Which one of these is NOT a reason why plants need to have roots?

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Q3.How are root hair cells adapted to take in water?

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Q4.By which process does water enter the root hair cells?

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Q5.Minerals enter the root hair cells by active transport so which organelle do they have lots of?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the role of the chloroplasts within a plant cell?

1/5

Q2.Which one of these is NOT a reason why plants need to have roots?

2/5

Q3.How are root hair cells adapted to take in water?

3/5

Q4.By which process does water enter the root hair cells?

4/5

Q5.Minerals enter the root hair cells by active transport so which organelle do they have lots of?

5/5

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Quiz:

Photosynthesis

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Q1.What are the reactants for photosynthesis?

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Q2.What are the products of photosynthesis?

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Q3.In which organelle does photosynthesis take place?

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Q4.What is the role of the plant cell wall?

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Q5.What is the green pigment found in plant cells called?

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Q6.How do plants obtain carbon dioxide?

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Q7.When will a plant do less, or no, photosynthesis?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Photosynthesis

Complete this quiz when you've finished the rest of the lesson

Q1.What are the reactants for photosynthesis?

1/7

Q2.What are the products of photosynthesis?

2/7

Q3.In which organelle does photosynthesis take place?

3/7

Q4.What is the role of the plant cell wall?

4/7

Q5.What is the green pigment found in plant cells called?

5/7

Q6.How do plants obtain carbon dioxide?

6/7

Q7.When will a plant do less, or no, photosynthesis?

7/7

Lesson summary: Photosynthesis

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