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A scientist gradually increases the amount of Carbon Dioxide available to a plant.The plant's rate of photosynthesis increases at first, but then levels off. What else might the plant need to further increase it's rate of photosynthesis?

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Photosynthesis is the process by which plants, some bacteria and some protistans use the energy from sunlight to produce glucose from carbon dioxide and water. This glucose can be converted into adenosine triphosphate (ATP) by cellular respiration. Oxygen is also formed.

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The solution discusses what a plant might need to further increase its rate of photosynthesis.