Chemical formula of photosynthesis.
Asked by | 8th Apr, 2008, 09:40: PM
The overall chemical reaction occuring during photosynthesis is:
6CO2 + 6H2O (+ light energy) ----> C6H12O6 + 6O2
Light energy is absorbed by chlorophyll
This light energy gets converted to chemical energy
Water molecules undergo photolysis into hydrogen and oxygen.
Carbon dioxide is reduced to carbohydrates
Answered by | 9th Apr, 2008, 09:00: AM
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