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Study Guide 1-5

1. What is the overall photosynthesis equation?
6CO2+12H2O -> C6H12O6+6H2O+6O2 (Intro)
2. Which of the following is not true?
Autotrophs feed themselves without eating; producers are autotrophs that provide food for the biosphere; algae is photosynthetic bacteria; plants get bushy when they have an adequate supply of sunlight because each leaf does not need to dominate its area; etc. (Intro/7-1)
3. Autotrophs...
are "self-feeders;" they make their own food and sustain themselves without eating other organisms or organic molecules (7-1)
4. Which of the following is an example of a photosynthetic autotroph?
A plant, photosynthetic bacteria, and algea (photosynthetic protist) (7-1)
5. Autotrophs that use light as an energy source are...
Photosynthetic autotraphs (7-1)