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How do living things get their energy?

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What do we call the release of energy by living things?
respiration
Respiration is the _____ in plants and animals
the same
What are two waste products produced by respiration?
carbon dioxide and water
What fuel do living things use for energy?
glucose
Do plants take in food from the outside?
NO
How do plants obtain food?
They convert the energy of the sun into chemical energy of glucose.
What is the food making process of plants?
Photosynthesis
Where in the plant cell does photosynthesis take place?
chloroplast
Where in the animal cell does respiration take place?
mitochondria
How do photosynthesis and respiration compare?
They are opposites. The products of one are the starting materials for the other.
Cellular respiration
The release of energy from glucose.
Photosynthesis
Light energy, Carbon dioxide and water are used to make glucose.
Reactants of photosynthesis
carbon dioxide and water
Products of photosynthesis
C6H1206+O2 (glucose)
Reactants of Cellular respiration
C6H1206+O2 (glucose)
Products of Cellular respiration
carbon dioxide and water
where in the plant does photosynthesis occur?
Chloroplasts
Where in the animal cell does cellular respiration occur?
Mitochondria