what are the raw materials in photosynthesis?


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John McCann answered

Carbon dioxide plus water = glucose plus oxygen

6CO2 + 6H2O --> C6H12O6 + 6O2 ( plus photons of light energy )

The "raw materials," called the reactants, are bold.

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Jaimie  JT
Jaimie JT commented
I knew that answer ... I was just saving the Q for you ... ;)
John McCann
John McCann commented
Oh, really?

Then you won't mind telling me which species is oxidized and which species are reduced?

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