How Photosynthesis Works

A 5-part course with Craig Savage

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Course Overview

Plants are able to take a bit of sunshine and water and create glucose to fuel their growth. The miraculous process by which this happens is called photosynthesis. Learn all about it in this biology course! Discover the chemistry behind light reactions, the calvin cycle, and the equation for photosynthesis. Then learn how plants generate ATP, NADPH, and oxygen, and how they process carbon dioxide. After this course, understand how plants grow and why they are so important to the ecosystem!


  • Total Time 53 min
  • Lessons 5
  • Exercises 36
  • 29 CQ

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