How does the release of carbon dioxide by microorganisms benefit plant life?

1 Answer
Jan 1, 2018

Plants produce glucose from photosynthesis which uses carbon dioxide


Plants can produce their own energy source (glucose) by converting sunlight to a chemical form of energy through photosynthesis. This reaction requires carbon dioxide - #"water + carbon dioxide ---> glucose + oxygen"# - as it provides the carbon necessary for a hydrocarbon like glucose.

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