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Unit 4Unit 4Unit 4Unit 4:::: The Natural Environment The Natural Environment The Natural Environment The Natural Environment &&&& Species SurvivalSpecies SurvivalSpecies SurvivalSpecies Survival
Topic 5: On the Wild Side
The key point is that the Grana are covered in
, whichabsorb light. It is important, therefore, that the grana have as biga surface area as possible.
The energy required to combineThese elements comes from
Edexcel A2 Revision Notes
: site of light-independent step of p/s
: site of light-dependentstep of p/s
: (made from twolayers of membrane), containsATP Synthase enzymes
Oxygen comes from CO
(remember, the O fromphotolysis is excreted!)C comes from CO
H comes from reducedNADP (and, therefore,ultimately from water).