The chloroplasts of plants use a process called ______________ to capture light energy from the sun and convert it to chemical energy stored in sugars and other organic molecules.
__________ produce their organic molecules from CO2 and other inorganic raw materials obtained from the environment. They are the _________ of the biosphere.
____________ live on organic compounds produced by other organisms. They are considered the _________ of the biosphere.
____________ are the sites of photosynthesis. Any green part of a plant contains these.
The color of a leaf comes from ___________, the green pigment in the chloroplasts. They play an important roles in the absorption of light energy during photosynthesis. They appear green because they absorb red and blue light, while reflecting green.
Chloroplasts are found mainly in _________ cells forming the tissues in the interior of the leaf.