- Words: 720
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Biology
- Paper #: 49355656
Photosynthesis is critical for the survival of all life on earth. The process of photosynthesis within plants consists of two processes, one which begins with energy from the sun in the form of visible light, and another which is light-independent and capture carbon dioxide for glucose production (Audesirk, Audesirk, & Byers, 2008).
Plants are green because they absorb the red and blue wavelengths of visible light, thereby reflecting the color green