Campbell Biology (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321775651
ISBN 13: 978-0-32177-565-8

Chapter 10 - 10.1 - Concept Check: 1

Answer

The reactants in photosynthesis (carbon dioxide and water) reach the leaves, respectively, from the atmosphere by diffusion into the leaf and from the roots via the vascular tissue.

Work Step by Step

This question wants you to see the very different origins and simple nature of the two chemicals which are used as raw material in the photosynthetic production of carbohydrates.
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