Apart from carbon dioxide and water, name four other raw materials which are needed by the plants.
Plants are living things that need raw materials to survive, and make food. Apart from CO2 and water which are the most important raw materials required by the plant, others are:
• Minerals (soil) are essential for plant development.
• Oxygen is required for the survival of the plant.
• Chlorophyll is the green pigment that traps solar energy to perform photosynthesis.
• Sunlight offers solar energy that is used to initiate the process of photosynthesis.