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what is fermentation

the breaking down of pyruvic acid without oxygen

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where does fermentation occur

the cytoplasm

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no ___ is produced in fermentation

ATP

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during fermentation ___ regenerates NAD to be used in glycolysis

pyruvic acid

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the body uses ___ fermentation

lactic acid

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body doesn't use ___ fermentation

alcoholic

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lactic acid fermentation
alternate pathway that converts pyruvic acid-->___

lactic acid

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during exercise breathing rates increase to

supply more oxygen

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examples of aerobic exercises

walking swimming jogging

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anaerobic exercises will result in

oxygen debt

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examples of anaerobic exercises

weight lifting sprinting

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if there is not enough R oxygen available, lactic acid will begin to

accumulate in the muscles

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the burning sensation during exercising is the result of

lowering the muscle pH

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blood takes the lactic acid to the ___ and breaks it down to ___

liver
pyruvate