Consider the following statements about chlorophyll:

  1. It helps in converting light energy to chemical energy in plants
  2. It absorbs green light in the region of visible spectrum

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

First statement is correct. Second statement is incorrect because chlorophyll absorbs red and blue light but reflects green light.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module