Photosynthesis Photosynthesis- A process by which plants convert sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide into chemical energy, glucose (sugar), and oxygen Chloroplast Chloroplast- A cell organelle containing chlorophyll where photosynthesis takes place. Chlorophyll Chlorophyll- A green molecule which uses light energy from sunlight to change water and carbon dioxide gas into glucose and oxygen
Chlorophyll is the green pigment inside the chloroplasts of plant cells that makes leaves green!
The Xylem A transport tissue with the basic function to transport water from the roots throughout the plant. 8 Xylem is found in the roots and stems of plants and is like a tiny tube. The “strings” in celery are xylem tubes.