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Differences in __________ determine whether reactions are endergonic or exergonic

free energy

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Delta G (Gibbs)

change in free energy

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redox Reactions

coupling of reduction and oxidation reactions

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Reduction

increase in electrons
decrease in charge

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Oxidation

decrease in electrons
increase in charge

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Molecules have more energy in a...

reduced state

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- 1 for every bond to

hydrogen

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+1 for every bond to

oxygen

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OIL RIG

Oxidation is loss (of electrons)
Reduction is gain (of electrons)

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ATP

Adenosine Triphosphate

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Oxidizing agent

cause another reactant to become oxidized
reduced = oxidizing agent