What are small cell structures within green plant cells that contain chlorophyll?

1 Answer
Jun 10, 2018


Campbell Biology 10/e

They are a key organelle that participates in photosynthesis.

Photosynthesis is the conversion of electromagnetic energy to chemical energy in plants.

This is accomplished via a very convoluted and specific set of reactions involving numerous proteins, enzymes, and reactants that I won't go into detail because it's beyond the scope of your question.