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Photosynthesis:

Manufacturing ATP

Manufacturing NADPH2

Cyclic Phosphorylation

Non Cyclic Phosphorylation

Calvin Cycle

Photosynthesis Worksheet

Photosynthesis Experiments

Respiration:

Manufacturing NADH2

Glycolysis

Krebs Cycle

Electron Transport system

Respiration Worksheet

Respiration Experiment

Manufacturing NADPH2

In many chemical reaction where more complex molecules are being made it is necessary to add hydrogen ions (Reduce a compound).

In photosynthesis it is necessary to reduce carbon dioxide to turn it into glucose. This process is carried out by (nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate) NADPH2

Making NADPH2 requires energy (in the form of high energy electrons) and H+ ions.

NADPH can be converted into NADPH2 in photosynthesis by adding electrons, knocked out of chlorophyll by sunlight, and also adding H+ ions from water.