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The Reactions of Photosynthesis

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thylakoid
Saclike photosynthetic membranes in chloroplasts
photosystem
light-collecting units of the chloroplast
stroma
region outside the thylakoid membranes in chloroplasts
NADP+
one of the carrier molecules that transfers high-energy electrons from chlorophyll to other molecules
light-dependent reactions
reactions of photosynthesis that use energy from light to produce ATP and NADPH
ATP synthase
Large protein that uses energy from H+ ions to bind ADP and a phosphate group together to produce ATP.(enzyme)
Calvin Cycle
reactions of photosynthesis in which energy from ATP and NADPH is used to build high-energy compounds such as sugars