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chemical energy
photosynthesis
radiant energy
carbon dioxide
heterotrophic
Chloroplast
Chlorophyll
food chain
ecosystem
molecule
oxygen
energy

PHOTOSYNTHESIS Word Search

PHOTOSYNTHESIS  Word Search
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electron transport chain
absorption spectrum
accessory pigments
thylakoid membrane
PHOTO RESPIRATION
photorespiration
carbon fixation
light reactions
reaction center
VISIBLE LIGHT
NADP REDUCTASE
photosynthesis
SPECTROMETER
ATP-Synthase
Calvin cycle
heterotrophs
chlorophyll
chloroplast
WAVELENGTH
autotrophs
oxidation
pigments
glucose
stomata
granum
oxygen
Photon
stroma
light
lumen
NADP+
NADPH
stoma
ATP

Photosynthesis Crossword

Photosynthesis Crossword
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process by which plants and some other organisms use light energy to convert water and carbon dioxide into oxygen and high-energy carbohydrates such as sugar and starches
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer
the steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process
a green pigment found in the chloroplasts of plants, algae, and some bacteria
an organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating other organisms or their byproducts and that cannot synthesize organic compounds from inorganic materials
specialized ground tissue that makes up the bulk of most leaves; performs most of a plant's photosynthesis
the second of two major stages in photosynthesis (following the light reactions), involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate.
a colored chemical compound that absorbs light, producing color
A flattened membrane sac inside the chloroplast, used to convert light energy into chemical energy.
granum (grana) a stack of thylakoids in a chloroplast
The fluid of the chloroplast surrounding the thylakoid membrane; involved in the synthesis of organic molecules from carbon dioxide and water.
large protein that uses energy from H+ ions to bind ADP and a phosphate group together to produce ATP
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. These reactions are also called the Calvin Cycle
is the set of metabolic reactions and processes that take place in the cells of organisms to convert biochemical energy from nutrients into adenosine triphosphate (ATP), and then release waste products.
a compound composed of adenosine and three phosphate groups that supplies energy for many biochemical cellular processes by undergoing enzymatic hydrolysis.

Photosynthesis Vocabulary Crossword

Photosynthesis Vocabulary Crossword
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use sunlight to create food and chemical energy
green pigment in plants used to absorb sunlight
a microscopic opening in the epidermis of a plant
plants absorb water through roots, then give off water vaper through leaf pores
a plastid in green plant cells that contains chlorophyll
an important sugar and energy source in living organisms; component of many carbohydrates
colorless, odorless gas absorbed by plants in photosynthesis
energy coming from the sun, light
energy stored in the bonds of chemical compounds
colorless, odorless reactive gas; life-supporting component of air

Ecosystems Word Search

Ecosystems Word Search
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interdependent
energy pyramid
interconnected
photosynthesis
commensalism
heterotroph
Decomposers
parasitism
Food Chain
symbiosis
autotroph
scavenger
Carnivore
Herbivore
Ecosystem
Consumers
Producers
function
food web
organism
predator
Omnivore
ecology
abiotic
habitat
carbon
biotic
niche
fuel
prey

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword
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The first step of Cellular Respiration where glucose is broken in half and 2 ATP energy units are released.
Short for Adenosine Triphosphate. It is the energy that is released when the mitochondrion breaks down the sugars you have eaten.
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate.
The steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process.
The small openings on the undersides of most leaves through which oxygen and carbon dioxide can move
Organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer.
An organelle inside a plant cell only where photosynthesis takes place
An organism that must eat plants or other animals for food
An organelle inside an animal AND plant cell where cellular respiration takes place
The process by which plants use carbon dioxide + energy from the sun to create sugars and oxgen
Produces 36 ATP energy units for each sugar molecule broken up
The process that takes place inside all eukaryotic cells (both plants and animals) that breaks down sugars to produce energy in the form of ATP
Cellular respiration that takes place when there is oxygen
Cellular respiration that takes place where there is NO oxygen
Sugars produced by photosynthesis
Primary light absorbing pigment in autotrophs

Photosynthesis and The Calvin-Cycle Crossword

Photosynthesis and The Calvin-Cycle Crossword
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An important gas produced in photosynthesis
The openings in a leaf that allow the passing of gases into and out of the leaf
Dark or light independent reactions
Protein molecules that aid in photosynthetic reactions
The place in a plant cell where photosynthesis happens
Process in which plants use the suns energy to make food
The stacks of thylakoids embedded in the stroma of the chloroplast
Green pigment in plants
a sugar made up of carbon (C), hydrogen (H), and oxygen (O)
The decomposition or separation of molecules by the action of light
Organism that makes its own food from the sun
Singular form of grana
Sugar formed from carbon dioxide and water
The water based, fluid filled area of the chloroplast
The original source of all earths energy
CO2
Adenosine triphosphate (nucleotide)
A living organism (tree, shrub, leaf, flower, etc.)
Needed for photosynthesis, along with carbon dioxide and the sun.
A small membranous sac within a chloroplast of a plant

Cell Energy Crossword

Cell Energy Crossword
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Organisms that make their own food through photosynthesis and chemosynthesis are called...
What is the fluid inside chloroplast?
A membrane that contains chlorophyll
oxygen is taken in as _______ ________ is released
Molecule split into two during the light dependent reactions
phase 1 of photosynthesis, light energy is converted into chemical energy & stored as ATP/NADPH
The light independent reaction also known as the _____ _____
What is the process used by plants to capture energy to create food?
What are organisms that eat other organisms?
What relates to a chemical reaction that requires the absorption of energy?
Chlorophyll gives plants its green...
Adenosine triphosphate is also known as___
What is split into two pyruvates during glycolysis?
What is used in anabolic reactions and is the reduced form of NADP+
It's released in light dependent reactions
What is the molecule in chloroplast that absorbs energy from sunlight?

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Word Search

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Word Search
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cellular respiration
muscle contraction
carbon dioxide
photosynthesis
carbohydrate
light energy
fermentation
mitochondria
chlorophyll
lactic acid
heterotroph
chloroplast
glycolysis
reactants
anaerobic
thylakoid
autotroph
sunlight
pyruvate
products
osmosis
protein
bilayer
aerobic
cristae
glucose
granum
stroma
oxygen
yeast
water
ADP
ATP

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword Puzzle

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword Puzzle
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Able to make energy from Light Energy (Plants)
Able to make energy from Chemicals (Bacteria)
Obtains energy from food; Cannot make energy (Animals & Humans)
The Organelle found in plants and algae cells where Photosynthesis takes place
Stacks of Thylakoids
Flattened discs where Light-Dependent Reactions occur
The Solution/Space inside the Thylakoid where Light-Independent Reactions occur
Cannot occur without Oxygen; requires Oxygen
Ca occur with or without Oxygen present; Does NOT require Oxygen
A green pigment found in most plant cells; gives plants there green color, reacts with sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to form Carbohydrates; located in Chloroplast
The process by which plants, algae, and some bacteria use sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to produce Carbohydrates and Oxygen
The process by which cells obtain energy from Carbohydrates; Atmospheric Oxygen combines with Glucose to form Water and Carbon Dioxide
The 1st step of Photosynthesis; Light Energy is captured and stored as NADPH and Oxygen gas is released; requires light
The 2nd step of Photosynthesis; Calvin Cycle forms Organic compounds using the stored energy(Glucose)
The anaerobic breakdown of glucose to Pyruvic Acid, which makes a small amount of energy available to cells in the form of ATP; 1st Step of Cellular Respiration
A series of biochemical reactions that convert Pyruvic Acid into Carbon Dioxide and Water; it is the major pathway of oxidation for many organisms and it releases energy; 2nd Step of Cellular Respiration
Known as ETC, it converts the most energy into ATP for cells; domino effect; Final Step in Cellular Respiration

Photosynthesis & Cellular respiration Crossword

Photosynthesis & Cellular respiration  Crossword
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Respiration without oxygen
green pigment
Makes glucose from sunlight
Too much exercise and not enough oxygen can cause
with oxygen
Step on in cellular respiration-split glucose
Fermentation with yeast makes
The opposition of photosynthesis
Adenosine triphosphate
Place where cells perform glycolysis
Organelle found in all organisms that is the site of aerobic cellular respiration
takes glycolysis to produce carbon dioxide and high energy electrons
type of respiration without oxygen used by organisms such as yeast
CO2
O2
H2O
C6H12O6
The starting material in a chemical reaction
Absorbs light energy, pigment that it's green color
Energy used by plants to produce their own food
tiny holes in the leaves where carbon dioxide and oxygen enter and exit
Ability to do work
Obtain energy from the foods they consume
Organisms that use light energy from the sun to produce food
Chloroplasts contain sac like structures called
Light collecting units of the chloroplast
Carry the high energy electrons
protein that uses energy from H+to form ATP and ADP
NADP+ becomes
Thylakoids are stacked=