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Starch - Wikipedia

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Most green plants use starch as their energy store. An exception is the family Asteraceae (asters, daisies and ...

Where is starch stored within plants? | Reference.com

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Starch is one of the main ways plants store their food. This is why eating foods such as potatoes and rice is such a good way of boosting energy. Starch can be ...

Starch - Polymer Science Learning Center

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Starch is a polymer made by plants to store energy. You see, plants need energy to grow and grow and grow. They use energy from sunlight to make a simple ...

Why do plants store starch? - Quora

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Mar 29, 2016 ... Plants store starch because they use it as a food source. The food is generated by the process of photosynthesis ...

Discovering that Starch is Important to Plants

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Analyzing which plants have starch within their cells. VOCABULARY: ... Bulbs like garlic and onion store food in the form of sugar rather than starch. The key ...

Storage Forms of Glucose in Organisms - dummies

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So, when plants are making sugar (for fuel, energy) on a sunny day, they store some of it as starch. When the simple sugars need to be retrieved for use, the ...

When Does a Plant Change Sugar to Starch? | Home Guides | SF Gate

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Plants store starches in a variety of ways. Starch molecules are enormous when compared to other simple molecules, often containing thousands of bonded ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Storage and use of glucose

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... to happen. Plants and algae store glucose as insoluble products. These include: Starch; Fats and oils ... Plants also need nitrates to make proteins. These are ...

Where do plants store starch - Answers.com

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Plants store starch in their leaves. Then at night, whenphotosynthesis doesn't occur, the starch is hydrolyzed into sugar.Then the sugar is.

Life And Living - Thunderbolt Kids

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The water in the plant veins carries the sugars. When the sugars reach the storage parts they are changed into starch. Plants can store the starch in these places ...