Biology One Part One

What does 'metabolic rate' mean?
The rate of which all chemical reactions take place.
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How can one measure their metabolic rate?
Measuring one's oxygen consumption.
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What factors affect the metabolic rate?
Height, wieght and genes.
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Fat cells store fat. They are...
...inactive and have a low rate of respiration to ensure that they do not use their stored fat.
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Muscle cells are active. They need
...energy from respiration to contract. The
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How can one measure their metabolic rate?

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Measuring one's oxygen consumption.

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What factors affect the metabolic rate?

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Fat cells store fat. They are...

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Muscle cells are active. They need

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