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1

Where do heterotrophs get energy from?

Organic molecules

2

Where do autotrophs get energy from?

Inorganic molecules

3

Which process requires no oxygen?

Fermentation

4

Which process requires oxygen?

Aerobic respiration

5

Which process does not produce much ATP?

Fermentation

6

Which process yields up to 36 ATP per glucose?

Aerobic respiration

7

Which process yields high amounts of ATP without oxygen?

Anaerobic respiration

8

What is the process called that cycles nutrients from organic to inorganic states?

Decomposition

9

What is the theory that says microbes could spontaneously form as life from nonliving matter?

spontaneous generation theory

10

Which two scientists proved the spontaneous generation theory wrong?

Pasteur, Koch

11

Which scientist showed that heat could sterilize?

Pasteur

12

Which scientist showed the relationship between bacteria and disease?

Koch

13

Which scientist conducted the famous swan-necked flask experiment?

Pasteur

14

Which scientist is famous for the Germ Theory of Disease?

Koch