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A growth response to light<ref>Wile, Dr. Jay L. ''Exploring Creation With Biology''. Apologia
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A growth response to light.<ref>Wile, Dr. Jay L. ''Exploring Creation With Biology''. Apologia
Educational Ministries, Inc. 1998</ref>. Plants are phototropic because they grow by using [[Photosynthesis|photosynthesis]] to synthesize glucose from sunlight, [[Carbon dioxide|CO<sub>2</sub>]], and [[water]]. In general, many plants will "bend" toward the light source.
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Educational Ministries, Inc. 1998</ref> Plants are phototropic because they grow by using [[photosynthesis]] to synthesize glucose from sunlight, [[Carbon dioxide|CO<sub>2</sub>]], and [[water]]. In general, many plants will "bend" toward the light source.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 12:53, June 23, 2016

A growth response to light.[1] Plants are phototropic because they grow by using photosynthesis to synthesize glucose from sunlight, CO2, and water. In general, many plants will "bend" toward the light source.

References

  1. Wile, Dr. Jay L. Exploring Creation With Biology. Apologia Educational Ministries, Inc. 1998