Environmental Science for AP* (2nd Edition)

Published by W. H. Freeman
ISBN 10: 1464108684
ISBN 13: 978-1-46410-868-6

Chapter 3 - Module 6 - The Movement of Energy - AP Review Questions - Page 78: 5


(b) the total energy captured by photosynthesis

Work Step by Step

The gross primary productivity (GPP) is the measurement of the total amount of solar energy that the producers in a system capture by photosynthesis. The use of the word 'gross' indicates the total amount of energy captured by producers.
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