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Homework Help: Explaining photosynthesis

  1. Nov 20, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Okay, i know basically how photosynthesis occurs, and i know the equation. but i don't understand how the hydrogen comes in. where does it go after it 'gives' its electrons away?


    2. Relevant equations
    oh, just fyi here is the equation:

    sunlight+6H2O+CO2(yields)C6H12O6+O2+energy(in the form of ATP)


    3. The attempt at a solution
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    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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