example of catabolic pathways
pathways that consume energy
type of reactions for Anabolic
type of reactions for Catabolic
reactions that proceed with a net release of free energy
reactions that absorb free energy from its surroundings
energy of motion
animals store ~ in the form of chemical energy (ex. glucose)
example of potential energy
# Law of Thermodynamics: Energy cannot be created nor destroyed, only transferred.
# Law of Thermodynamics: Entropy is constantly increasing in the universe.
energy currency of the cells used to power mechanical work, chemical work, and transport work.
composed of adenine (nitrogenous base), ribose (sugar), and three phosphate groups
the last bond holding the 3rd phosphate to the ATP molecule is very _____ & holds a lot of energy
The phosphate is transferred to the item needing energy & that item has become "___."
ATP eventually becomes ___.
ATP is regenerated during the process of __ __.
class of catalysts that are proteins
~ lower the amount of activation energy needed for a chemical reaction to occur.
~ are specific to the type of reaction and are not consumed during the reaction.
all enzymes are composed of ___
example of anabolic pathways....