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1

Where does glycolysis take place?

Cytoplasm

2

What is the input of glycolysis?

C6H12O6 + 2 ADP + 2 Pi + 2 NAD+

3

What is the output of glycolysis?

2 Pyruvate + 2 ATP + 2 NADH + 2 H+ + 2 H2O

4

What is the basic molecule that goes into fermentation?

Pyruvate

5

What process produces lactic acid, and where does it take place?

Fermentation in muscle

6

The two products that fermentation can produce are?

Lactic acid and ethanol

7

Which process can occur with or without oxygen?

Glycolysis

8

The process by which Pyruvate is converted into Acetyl CoA is called?

Pyruvate decarboxylation

9

Where does Pyruvate decarboxylation take place?

The mitochondrial matrix

10

What is the process by which Acetyl CoA is transformed into coenzymes?

The Citric Acid Cycle

11

What is the process by which coenzymes are oxidized and energy is released as electrons are passed from carrier to carrier?

The Electron Transport Chain

12

Process by which ADP is converted into ATP is called?

Oxidative Phosphorylation

13

What happens to NADH and FADH2 for them to pass energy to ATP synthase?

They are oxidized.

14

How many ATP total are produced in aerobic respiration?

36

15

How many carbons are in Pyruvate?

3

16

How many carbons are in lactic acid?

3

17

How many carbons are in Acetyl-CoA?

2