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What is the process that plants use to make food for themselves? Photosynthesis
What chemical makes the leaves green? chloropyll
What is the process of breaking down food that yields energy for organisms is called ? cellular respiration
A ______is an organism that makes it's own food. Autotrophs
Organisms that their energy by eating other organisms are called __________. Heterotrophs
The _____________ takes place in the mitochondria, consuming oxygen, producing carbon dioxide and water as waste products, and converting ADP to energy-rich ATP. krebs cycle
__________ has three phosphate groups while ADP has two. ATP
During cellular respiration, sugar and oxygen combine to yield carbon dioxide, water, and most importantly__________. energy
During photosynthesis, plants use carbon dioxide, water, and solar energy to make carbohydrates and _____________. oxygen
The breakdown of glucose by enzymes, releasing energy and pyruvic acid is called what? glycolysis

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Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword Puzzle

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Able to make energy from Light Energy (Plants) Autotrophs
Able to make energy from Chemicals (Bacteria) Chemotrophs
Obtains energy from food; Cannot make energy (Animals & Humans) Heterotrophs
The Organelle found in plants and algae cells where Photosynthesis takes place Chloroplast
Stacks of Thylakoids Grana
Flattened discs where Light-Dependent Reactions occur Thylakoid
The Solution/Space inside the Thylakoid where Light-Independent Reactions occur Stroma
Cannot occur without Oxygen; requires Oxygen Aerobic Respiration
Ca occur with or without Oxygen present; Does NOT require Oxygen Anaerobic Respiration
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 Chlorophyll
The process by which plants, algae, and some bacteria use sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to produce Carbohydrates and Oxygen Photosynthesis
The process by which cells obtain energy from Carbohydrates; Atmospheric Oxygen combines with Glucose to form Water and Carbon Dioxide Cellular Respiration
The 1st step of Photosynthesis; Light Energy is captured and stored as NADPH and Oxygen gas is released; requires light Light-Dependent Reactions
The 2nd step of Photosynthesis; Calvin Cycle forms Organic compounds using the stored energy(Glucose) Light-Independent Reactions
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 Glycolysis
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 Krebs Cycle
Known as ETC, it converts the most energy into ATP for cells; domino effect; Final Step in Cellular Respiration Electron Transport Chain

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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. Glycosis
Short for Adenosine Triphosphate. It is the energy that is released when the mitochondrion breaks down the sugars you have eaten. ATP
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. Calvincycle
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. Lightreactions
The small openings on the undersides of most leaves through which oxygen and carbon dioxide can move Stomata
Organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer. Autotroph
An organelle inside a plant cell only where photosynthesis takes place Chloroplast
An organism that must eat plants or other animals for food heterotroph
An organelle inside an animal AND plant cell where cellular respiration takes place Mitochondria
The process by which plants use carbon dioxide + energy from the sun to create sugars and oxgen Photosynthesis
Produces 36 ATP energy units for each sugar molecule broken up Krebscycle
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 Cellularrespiration
Cellular respiration that takes place when there is oxygen Aerobicrespiration
Cellular respiration that takes place where there is NO oxygen anaerobicrespiration
Sugars produced by photosynthesis Glucose
Primary light absorbing pigment in autotrophs chlorophyll

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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 photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer autotroph
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 light reactions
a green pigment found in the chloroplasts of plants, algae, and some bacteria chlorophyll
an organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating other organisms or their byproducts and that cannot synthesize organic compounds from inorganic materials heterotroph
specialized ground tissue that makes up the bulk of most leaves; performs most of a plant's photosynthesis mesophyll
the second of two major stages in photosynthesis (following the light reactions), involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. Calvin Cycle
a colored chemical compound that absorbs light, producing color pigment
A flattened membrane sac inside the chloroplast, used to convert light energy into chemical energy. thylakoid
granum (grana) a stack of thylakoids in a chloroplast granum
The fluid of the chloroplast surrounding the thylakoid membrane; involved in the synthesis of organic molecules from carbon dioxide and water. stroma
large protein that uses energy from H+ ions to bind ADP and a phosphate group together to produce ATP ATP synthase
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 dark reactions
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. Cellular respiration
a compound composed of adenosine and three phosphate groups that supplies energy for many biochemical cellular processes by undergoing enzymatic hydrolysis. ATP

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Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Word Search

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osmosis
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protein
carbohydrate
bilayer
sunlight
muscle contraction
yeast
pyruvate
water
products
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chlorophyll
granum
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glycolysis
light energy
lactic acid
fermentation
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Cell Respiration Crossword Review

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The word that means "requires oxygen" aerobic
How many ATP are produced during the Electron Transport Chain stage? 34
What is the energy currency used by all cells to do work? ATP
What does ATP supply you (your cells) with? energy
Where does glycolysis take place in the cell? cytoplasm
What is another name for the Krebs Cycle? citric acid cycle
What term means "oxygen not required"? anaerobic
When ATP loses a phosphate, it becomes this molecule? ADP
In glycolysis, glucose is split to for 2 molecules of _______ ? pyruvate
Cell respiration produces a total of ________ ATP molecules from one glucose molecule. 38
The Krebs Cycle takes place in the soupy liquid of the mitochondria called the _____? matrix
The organelle involved in cell respiration is called the _____. mitochondria
The folds of the inner membrane of the mitochondria are known as ______. cristae
How many Calories per gram do we get from carbohydrates? (spell it out) four
The term that refers to the amount of energy needed to raise one gram of water by one degree Celsius is ? calorie
The ETC occurs in the ______ ______ of the mitochondria inner membrane
The process by which food is broken down to release energy in the presence of oxygen is known as ____ ______. cell respiration
Glycolysis produces this many molecules of ATP? (spell it out) two
This macromolecule type yields 9 Calories for every gram consumed. fat
The Krebs Cycle produces this many ATP (spell it out) two
C6H12O6 is the chemical formula for _______? glucose
Glucose is a type of ____________ (macromolecule family) carbohydrate
Glycolysis is anaerobic, which means _____________ is not needed. oxygen
Calorie with a capital C is equal to a ______calorie (prefix for 1000) kilo
Besides carbohydrates, ________________ also gives up 4 Calories per gram consumed. proteins

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Photosynthesis & Cellular respiration Crossword

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

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Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Word Search

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chemical reactions
C6H12O6
O2
CO2
H2O
light energy
water
atp
carbon dioxide
oxygen
glucose
mitochondrion
chloroplast
cytoplasm
glycolysis
cellular respiration
photosynthesis

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Photosynthesis Crossword

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The chemical breakdown of a substance by bacteria, yeasts, or other microorganisms, typically involving effervescence and giving off of heat Fermentation
The sequence of reactions by which most living cells generate energy during the process of aerobic respiration. It takes place in the mitochondria, consuming oxygen,producing carbon dioxide and water as waste products, and converting ADP to engery-rich ATP Krebs Cycle
The breakdown of glucose by enzymes, releasing energy and pyruvic acid Glycolsis
Relating to, involving, or requiring free oxygen Aerobic
Relating to, involving, or requiring an absense of free oxygen Anaaerobic
A projectio on a rotating part in machinery, designed to make sliding contact with another part while rotating and to impart reciprocal or variable motion to it CAM
A plant that cycles carbon dixoide into four-carbon sugar compounds to enter into the calvin cycle. These plants are very efficient in hot, dry climates and make a lot of energy. C4 Plants
The set of chemical reaactions that take place in chloroplasts during photosynthesis. The cycle is light-independent because it takes place after the energy has been captured from sunlight Calvin Cycle
The oxidized form of NADP NADP+
The natural coloring matter of animal or plant tissue Pigment
The supportive tissue of an epithelial organ, tumor, gonad, etc. ,consisting of connective tissues and blood vessels Stroma
A stcack of thylakoids embedded in the stroma of a chloroplast Granum
Each of a number of flattened sacs inside a chloroplast, bounded by the pigmneted membranes on which the light reactions of photosynthesis take place, and arranged in stacks or grana Thylakoid
(Adenosine Triphosphate) A high-energy molecule found in every cell. It's job is to store and supply the cell with needed energy ATP
A set of metabolic reactions and processes that take place in the cells oforganisms to convert biochemical energy from nutrients into ATP, and then release waste products Cellular Respiration
The process by which green plants and some other organisms use sunlight to synthesize foods from carbon dioxide and water Photosynthesis

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Cell Energy Crossword

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

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Energy, Photosynthesis, and Cellular Respiration Crossword

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An electron carrier molecule. NADP
A series of anaerobic chemical reactions in the cytoplasm that breaks down glucose into pyruvic acid. Glycolysis
Chemical reactions that require the process of oxygen. Aerobic
The molecule that is formed from the breaking off of a phosphate group for ATP. ADP
Series of reactions during the light independent phase of photosynthesis. Calvin Cycle
Chemical reactions that do not require the presence of oxygen. Anaerobic
Molecule in cells that stores energy. ATP
Reaction that takes place in the the thylakoid membranes of a chloroplast during light-dependent reactions Photolysis
Process by which autotrophs trap energy from sunlight. Photosynthesis
A molecule that absorbs specific wavelengths of sunlight. Pigment
Chemical process where mitochondria breaks down food molecules to make ATP. CellularRespiration
Anaerobic process in which cells convert pyruvic acid into carbon dioxide and ethyl alcohol. alcoholfermentation
Absorbs light to provide energy for photosynthesis. Chlorophyll

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