What is meant by photosynthesis? Why is it so important in nature?
Photosynthesis: It is an anabolic process by which plants manufacture
carbohydrates or food material with the help of water and carbon dioxide in the
presence of sunlight and chlorophyll.
It is an important process as:
a. It produces food directly or indirectly for all living organisms on earth.
b. It maintains balance between oxygen and carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.