Photosynthesis and Respiration

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Photosynthesis
Capture energy from sunlight and STORE it in sugars
Respiration
Break down sugar using oxygen to RELEASE energy
Formula for photosynthesis
Water + carbon dioxide + sunlight --> oxygen + sugar
Formula for respiration
oxygen + sugar --> water + carbon dioxide + ATP (energy)
Chloroplast
Location where photosynthesis takes place
Mitochondria
Location where respiration takes place
Glucose
Sugar made in photosynthesis; Where ENERGY is stored
ATP
Ready energy for cells
H2O
water
O2
oxygen gas
CO2
carbon dioxide
C6H12O6
Chemical formula for glucose (sugar)
Reactant ----> products
Sunlight
The source of MOST energy used by living things
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