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Does a plankton photosynthesis?

Yes. Actually, the most important source of molecular oxygen  generated on the planet comes from microscopic algae, that are part  of the marine plankton.
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Where is photosynthesis found?

In a plant   It is in photosynthetic organisms.They are plants,algae, some protists, some bacteria like cynobacteria
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Who named Photosynthesis?

Charles Barnes, in 1893, first Proposed that the biological process of 'synthesis of complex carbon compounds out of carbonic acid, in presence of chlorophyll, under the influ (MORE)

Why is photosynthesis inefficient?

 Plants usually convert light into chemical energy with a photosynthetic efficiency of 3-6%.  Absorbed light that is unconverted is dissipated primarily as heat,  with a s (MORE)

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What is the formula for photosynthesis?

Listing all reactants and products, photosynthesis can be described  as:   6 CO2 + 12 H2O →  C6H12O6 + 6 O2 + 6  H2O    But because water is both a reactant an (MORE)
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What is photosynthesis and who discovered it?

Photosynthesis is the process that green plants use to harness the energy of the Sun. Plants use the Sun's energy to turn Carbon Dioxide and water into useful sugars. Oxygen i (MORE)

What is photosynthesis?

Photosynthesis ( photo = light and synthesis = to make ) isthe process plants use to change carbon dioxide and water intosugar using sunlight. This sugar, glucose, is their fo (MORE)
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What do grana do in photosynthesis?

Grana are stacks of thylakoids that lie in the stroma (fluid filled space in the chloroplasts). It is where the light reactions of photosynthesis takes place (light and water (MORE)
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By products of photosynthesis?

Oxygen is the primary by product of photosynthesis, plants convert  CO2 to oxygen. Other by products include water and glucose, which  is stored in the plant.
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What are the gases in photosynthesis?

The two main gases that Photosynthesis utilizes are oxygen and carbon dioxide. Oxygen is produced from Photosynthesis and carbon dioxide is broken down.
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