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RESPIRATION

Glucose + oxygen carbon dioxide + water + energy C6H12O6 + 6O2 6CO2 + 6H2O + energy

Respiration The process by which complex organic molecules are broken down to release energy

ATP (adenosine triphosphate) ­ 3 phosphate groups + 1 adenosine molecule

ATP ADP + Pi

Aerobic respiration

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4. Electron transport chain / oxidative phosphorylation:
What = using hydrogen to produce ATP (see chemiosmotic theory).
Where = inner mitochondrial membrane.





Electron carriers = protein molecules found on the internal membrane of the mitochondria
last molecule in the chain = oxygen
occurs for however many NADHs you have, e.g.…

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