Presentation on theme: "Photosynthesis and Respiration"— Presentation transcript:
1 Photosynthesis and Respiration Cell ProcessesPhotosynthesis and Respiration
2 PhotosynthesisNearly all living things get their energy either directly or indirectly from energy of sunlight.
3 An organism that makes its own food. AutotrophsAn organism that makes its own food.
4 HeterotrophsOrganism that cannot make its own food.
5 Two Stages of Photosynthesis Capturing the sun’s energyChlorophyll- the green pigment in plants that captures the sun’s energy. Found in the chloroplasts of a plant cell.2. Using Energy to Make FoodWith water and carbon dioxide to make glucose (sugar) to use as food.