Respiration

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What is the word equation for aerobic respiration?
Glucose+Oxygen->Carbon Dioxide+Water (ATP)
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What is the chemical equation for aerobic respiration?
C6H12O6+6O2->6CO2+6H2O
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What is respiration controlled by?
Enzymes, so the rate of reaction is affected by temperature and pH
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What kind of reaction is respiration?
Exothermic
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Which biological molecule is broken down during respiration?
Carbohydrates into glucose
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What is respiration?
The process of transferring energy from the breakdown of glucose
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Where and when does respiration happen in living organisms?
In every cell all the time (but only when’s oxygen is available)
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What is the difference between aerobic and anaerobic respiration?
Aerobic requires oxygen-anaerobic doesn’t
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How many molecules of ATP energy are produced through aerobic respiration?
32 molecules
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Whereabouts in the cells does respiration happen?
Mitochondria
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How many molecules of ATP are produced through anaerobic respiration?
2 molecules
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What is the word equation for anaerobic respiration?
Glucose->Lactic Acid
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What does lactic acid cause?
Fatigued muscles
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What is an oxygen debt?
When you need extra oxygen to break down lactic acid
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What is the equation for plants respiring anaerobically?
Glucose->Ethanol+Carbon Dioxide
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Anaerobic respiration in yeast is known as...
Fermentation
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