melanie

Asked February 23, 2015, 7:54 PM EST

How does light affect how much sugar a plant makes?

Florida science education

1 Response

If by "sugar" you mean plant energy, then you're referring to photosynthesis, a chemical process where most plants take carbon dioxide, water, and sunlight and create their own food. All other things being ideal, the more sunlight, the more food a plant can make.