What Is The Word Equation For Photosynthesis?

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  Light
carbon dioxide + water ------> glucose + oxygen
  Chlorophyll
 
an easy way 2 remember this: The equation/process is the opposite of respiration
 
respiration is:
 
glucose + oxygen ---> carbon dioxide + water + ATP
  (energy)
 
 
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Photosynthesis Equation :

6CO2 + 6H2O ------> C6H12O6 + 6O2
Sunlight energy

Where:

CO2 = carbon dioxide
H2O = water
Light energy is required
C6H12O6 = glucose
O2 = oxygen

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I don't know exactly what you mean, but I think I can help. The extremely simple equation would be: Water+Carbon dioxide+sunlight (catalyst)=oxygen+glucose(a sugar)+ATP or adenine triphosphate (an energy source/fuel) I really hope this helps.

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