Different paths to Photosynthesis

Different paths to Photosynthesis

Author: Nick Irvine

1) Name the three paths of photosynthesis.

2) Match the type of photosynthesis with the environmental conditions.

3) describe how the plant exchanges its' gasses with the environment.

Photosynthesis can occur in three different ways; C3, C4, & CAM. Each of these pathways is an adaptation to a unique climate condition.

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This video explains the three different paths of photosynthesis. The path a plant takes depends on the climate conditions that it has had to adapt to.

Source: Craig Savage, on YouTube