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a process by which some organisms use chemical energy as an energy source to make their own food
process by which light energy is converted to chemical energy; produces sugar and oxygen from carbon dioxide and water
membrane-bound structure within chloroplasts that contains chlorophyll and other light-absorbing pigments used in the light-dependent reactions of photosynthesis
part of photosynthesis that absorbs energy from the sunlight and transfers energy to the light-independent reactions
part of photosynthesis that uses energy absorbed during the light-dependent reactions to make carbohydrates
series of light-absorbing pigments and proteins that capture and transfer energy from sunlight in the thylakoid membrane
electron transport chain
series of proteins in the thylakoid and mitochondrial membranes that aid in converting ADP and ATP by transferring electrons
process during celluar respiration that breaks down a carbon molecule to produce molecules that are used in the electron transport chain
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