What factors affect the process of photosynthesis and cellular respiration?

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Oct 24, 2015

Photosynthesis first, Cellular Respiration second.



  • the intensity of the light being absorbed by the chloroplasts
  • the concentration and availability of CO2 (Carbon Dioxide)
  • the temperature

Cellular Respiration

  • the availability of oxygen (determines whether or not fermentation will be used)
  • the availability and amount of glucose (the food being broken down)
  • affected by the temperature of the cell enviornment