Problem: A) Can the Calvin Cycle run at night? B) List two (2) products of the light reaction that are necessary for Calvin cycle, or so called "dark-reaction". A) Explain the function of the enzyme Rubisco in the Calvin cycle. B) What problem does Rubisco present? C) Explain the two ways in which plants have solved that problem (CAM&C4)?

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Calvin Cycle can occur during day and night. The Light reaction produces ATP and NADPH which the Calvin cycle needs in order for the reaction to occur.

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A) Can the Calvin Cycle run at night? B) List two (2) products of the light reaction that are necessary for Calvin cycle, or so called "dark-reaction". 


A) Explain the function of the enzyme Rubisco in the Calvin cycle. B) What problem does Rubisco present? C) Explain the two ways in which plants have solved that problem (CAM&C4)?

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