If no oxygen is available to a cell, then the net ATP production resulting from the metabolism of a single glucose molecule is:
two ATP molecules
If glucose is metabolized under completely anaerobic conditions, then pyruvate:
is converted by fermentation to CO2 and ethanol or to lactate
Which sequence accurately describes the flow of electrons in photosynthesis?
H20 -> photosystem II -> photosystem I -> NADP
(Picture1) Based on the information provided in this future, what event contributes directly to the creation of a proton gradient across the thylakoid membrane?
The flow of electron through electron transport chain II
At the end of glycolysis, the original carbons of the glucose molecule form:
two molecules of pyruvate
All of the following are true statements about ATP EXCEPT that it is:
synthesized only within mitochondria
Oxygen is necessary for cellular respiration because oxygen:
combines with carbon dioxide and water to form glucose.
All of the following compounds are necessary constituents (reactants) for photosynthesis EXCEPT:
Albino corn has no chlorophyll. You would expect albino corn seedlings to:
fail to thrive because they cannot capture light energy
Most reactants in the body occur too slowly to sustain life. This is because:
many reactions require large inputs of activation energy
The energy of the movement of electrons down a concentration gradient via electron transport within chloroplasts and mitochondria is used to generate molecules of:
Which of these statements regarding enzymes is FALSE?
Enzymes provide energy for the reactions they catalyze
In the cells, ____ of the chemical energy in a metabolized glucose molecule is used for ATP production and the rest is released as heat.
From the beginning of glycolysis to the end of the Krebs cycle, what has the cell gained from the breakdown of each molecule of glucose?
four molecules of ATP, 10 of NADH, and two of FADH2
Which of the following most closely matches the correct order of the main events of cellular respiration?
glycolysis, Krebs cycle, ETC, major ATP production
Triclosan is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent used in many household products. It is structurally similar to polychlorobiphenylol, a substrate that binds to the active site of the enzyme sulfotransferase. Based on these facts, you can conclude that triclosan most likely:
is a competitive inhibitor
Which statement BEST describes the relationship between an enzyme and a reactant?
The relationship is temporary.
In the absence of oxygen, suppose a single a single yeast cell undergoes fermentation and uses 100 molecules of glucose. How many molecules of ATP will be generated?
Which of the following statements is TRUE of glycolysis when followed by fermentation?
It produces a net gain of ATP
When a high-energy bond of ATP is broken, primarily what happens to the released energy?
It drives endergonic reaction in the cell
Which of the following statements is TRUE about the light reactions?
Photosystem II generates ATP, while photosystem I generates NADPH
The optimum reaction rate of a particular enzyme occurs at pH 7.3 at 37°C. This reaction would probably proceed faster by:
increasing the temperature to 38°C and keeping the pH at 7.3
The energy of the movement of electrons down a concentration gradient via electron transport within the thylakoid membrane is used to generate: