1. Light supplies the energy for photosynthesis. What is the overall chemical reaction? Oxygen and water are converted... 2. Which of the following organisms can perform photosynthesis? animals only plants only plants, algae, some bacteria,... 3. What is the name of the green pigment that captures ...What are the basics of photosynthesis?
Photosynthesis is the process by which plants use the energy from sunlight to produce sugar, which in simpler words is the 'fuel' used by all living things. Photosynthesis is a chemical process through which plants, and some protists and bacteria, produce glucose and oxygen from carbon dioxide using light as the source.