The basics about stomata, C3-, C4- and CAM plants.

Created March 2020, Offline version here
Video by Paul Anderson, also somewhere on his website Bozeman Science.


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What is the balanced equation for photosynthesis?
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Where do the light reactions in photosynthesis take place?
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Which color of the visual light spectrum do photosynthetic organisms reflect most?
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Where does the energy for the Calvin Cycle come from?
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What molecule is glucose assembled from?
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What is RuBisCo?
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Which is a five carbon molecule?
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Which of the following can shut down the Calvin Cycle?
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Which type of plants are least adapted for extremely hot climates?
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What is a waste product of photosynthesis?
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What are the two main energy currency molecules of photosynthesis?
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What structure does a CAM plant open at night and close during the day?
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The limitations of acquiring what molecule have driven the evolution of C4 and CAM plants?
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What chemical do CAM plants create from carbon dioxide and store in their vacuoles for later use?
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What is a beneficial function of plant stomata?
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Why would a plant close its stomata?
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What is the process called when a plant loses water through its stomata?
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What can cause low carbon dioxide concentration in a leaf?
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A plant that thrives in a mid-latitude temperate forest is most likely to be which plant type?