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What is the word formula for aerobic respiration?

Glucose + oxygen -> Carbon dioxide + water + energy

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What is the chemical formula for aerobic respiration?

C6H12O6 + 6O2 -> 6CO2 + 6H2O + 36ATP

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What is anaerobic respiration?

Respiration without oxygen

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What is the word formula for anaerobic respiration in animals?

glucose -> lactic acid

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What is the word formula for anaerobic respiration in some plants and fungi?

glucose -> alcohol

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What is the special term we have for this type of respiration?

Fermentation

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What is the role of the mitochondrion in respiration?

Respiration occurs in the mitochondrion

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What is the role of ATP in living things?

It supplies you with energy

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What does ATP stand for?

Adenosine Triphosphate

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What is the formula for creation of ATP from ADP?

ADP + P + energy -> ATP

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What is the formula for the release of energy from ATP?

ATP -> ADP + P + energy

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What are chemical bonds?

Shared pairs of electrons holding two atoms together

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What is the role of chemical bonds in energy reactions?

They contain energy

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What is an exothermic reaction?

They give off energy

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What is an endothermic reaction?

They take in energy

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What is the difference between kinetic and potential?

Kinetic energy is used, potential energy is stored

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What is the law of conservation of energy?

Can't be created or destroyed

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How do enzymes participate in chemical reactions?

They control the chemical reactions