Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 22, Introduction to Plants - Assessment - 22.1 What Is a Plant - Understand Key Concepts/Think Critically - Page 658: 3



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Plants take in carbon dioxide because this gas is used in photosynthesis along with water to make glucose. The byproduct of photosynthesis is oxygen, which is given off as a gas because it is a waste product of this reaction.
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