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Chapter 7: 10-14 Photosynthesis - The Calvin Cycle and CAM Pathways

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Biology Homework Chapter 7: Photosynthesis - the Calvin Cycle and CAM Pathways


Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment: Chapter 7: Photosynthesis: Using Light to Make Food, sections 10-14.

Study Notes

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: Dark Reactions

Take notes on any questions you have, and be prepared to discuss the lecture in chat.

Study Activity

Perform the study activity below:

  • Use the BioCoach activity Photosynthesis. Focus on Concepts 5-8.
  • Optional Website: There is a more detailed discussion of the light reactions in J. Kimball's biology pages, and another good summary of the individual light reactions produced by Academic Television Services.
  • Chat Preparation Activities

    Chapter Quiz

    Lab Work

    Read through the lab for this week; bring questions to chat on any aspect of the lab, whether you intend not perform it or not. If you decide to perform the lab, be sure to submit your report by the posted due date.