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by Zissou
Thu Nov 08, 2007 6:56 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Is water a product of photosynthesis?
Replies: 3
Views: 9794

Is water a product of photosynthesis?

Almost everywhere I look, the general equation for photosynthesis is 6CO2 + 12H2O = C6H12O6 + 6H2O + 6O2. I am confused by this because I am used to seeing the equation as 6CO2 + 6H2O = C6H12O6 + 6O2. Where do the 6 water molecules that are the products of photosynthesis come from? Are they a part o...
by Zissou
Fri Sep 07, 2007 12:45 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Taxis vs. Kinesis
Replies: 2
Views: 50237

Taxis vs. Kinesis

I'm a little confused as to the difference between the two. On one hand, I hear that kinesis is demonstrated in random movement in all directions as a result of some external stimulus, while taxis is a directional response to the stimulus. On the other hand, I hear that the difference depends on whe...