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Sanalkumar S

Jan 18, 2015

Differentiate between Light reaction and Dark reaction.

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about chemiosmotic hypothesis.

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The mechanism by which Electron Transport Chain generates ATP is called as chemiosmotic phosphorylation.Chemiosmosis involves the diffusion of ions across a membrane.Hydrogen ions move across the me...

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Sanalkumar S

Mar 12, 2015

What is non-cyclic photophosphorylation? Explain the process and the location it takes place.

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Non-cyclic photophosphorylation takes place in the grans of chloroplasts.
Non-cyclic photophosphorylation occurs as a result of an interaction between photosystem I and photo...

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Expand the acronym DCMU.

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DCMU is 3-(3,4-Dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea. It is a herbicide which inhibits the plant from performing photosynthesis.

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

What is compensation point?

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Compensation point can be of two types namely light compensation point and CO2 compemsation point. Light and CO2 concentration influence the photosynthetic activity in a plant....

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about Rubisco.

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Rubisco stands for Ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase. Rubisco is a carboxylase/oxygenase enzyme which plays a dual ro...

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Write a short note on flashing light experiment.

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I think this question is not covered in any of the chapter of any of the board syllabi.Anyway your answer is here.

Warburg performed some experiments on chlorella and...

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Write a short note on prerequisites of Calvin cycle.

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The products of the light reaction happening in the presence of sunlight are called as prerequisites for the Calvin cycle. Carbon dioxide is fixed into the cells of the leaves. Chlorophyll traps the...

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about Warburg's effect on photosynthesis.

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Warburg effect is the decrease in the rate of photosynthesis due to accumulated levels of oxygen. Oxygen is released as a by-product in the process of photosynthesis. If the concentration of oxygen ...

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Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

What is 'Red drop mechanism'?

Sol:
Photosynthesis is a process that happens in the presence of sunlight. Light is the rate determining factor of photosynthesis. Photosynthesis happens in the visible spetrum of the sunlight comprising...

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Sanalkumar S

Jan 18, 2015

Differentiate between Light reaction and Dark reaction.

This answer has an image. Please click on the question to read more.

Answer (3)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about chemiosmotic hypothesis.

Sol:
The mechanism by which Electron Transport Chain generates ATP is called as chemiosmotic phosphorylation.Chemiosmosis involves the diffusion of ions across a membrane.Hydrogen ions move across the me...

Answer (1)

Sanalkumar S

Mar 12, 2015

What is non-cyclic photophosphorylation? Explain the process and the location it takes place.

Sol:
Non-cyclic photophosphorylation takes place in the grans of chloroplasts.
Non-cyclic photophosphorylation occurs as a result of an interaction between photosystem I and photo...

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Expand the acronym DCMU.

Sol:
DCMU is 3-(3,4-Dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea. It is a herbicide which inhibits the plant from performing photosynthesis.

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

What is compensation point?

Sol:
Compensation point can be of two types namely light compensation point and CO2 compemsation point. Light and CO2 concentration influence the photosynthetic activity in a plant....

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about Rubisco.

Sol:
Rubisco stands for Ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase. Rubisco is a carboxylase/oxygenase enzyme which plays a dual ro...

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Write a short note on flashing light experiment.

Sol:
I think this question is not covered in any of the chapter of any of the board syllabi.Anyway your answer is here.

Warburg performed some experiments on chlorella and...

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Write a short note on prerequisites of Calvin cycle.

Sol:
The products of the light reaction happening in the presence of sunlight are called as prerequisites for the Calvin cycle. Carbon dioxide is fixed into the cells of the leaves. Chlorophyll traps the...

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

Explain about Warburg's effect on photosynthesis.

Sol:
Warburg effect is the decrease in the rate of photosynthesis due to accumulated levels of oxygen. Oxygen is released as a by-product in the process of photosynthesis. If the concentration of oxygen ...

Answer (1)

Altaf Hussain Shaikh Ahmed

Mar 29, 2015

What is 'Red drop mechanism'?

Sol:
Photosynthesis is a process that happens in the presence of sunlight. Light is the rate determining factor of photosynthesis. Photosynthesis happens in the visible spetrum of the sunlight comprising...

Answer (1)

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