Photosynthesis and Respiration😃
What is Photosynthesis??
the process by which green plants and some other organisms use sunlight to synthesize foods from carbon dioxide and water. Photosynthesis in plants generally involves the green pigment chlorophyll and generates oxygen as a byproduct.
What is Respiration??
a process in living organisms involving the production of energy, typically with the intake of oxygen and the release of carbon dioxide from the oxidation of complex organic substances.
How Photosynthesis and Respiration is alike!
Cellular respiration produces oxygen, while photosynthesis uses oxygen. Photosynthesis releases energy, while cellular respiration stores energy. Photosynthesis used carbon dioxide, while cellular respiration produces carbon dioxide.
How they are different!
Oxygen is produced during cellular respiration and stored during photosynthesis. Carbon dioxide and water released by cellular respiration are used in photosynthesis. Photosynthesis releases the energy that is stored during the process of cellular respiration.