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"Conservation of energy" refers to the fact that _____.
energy cannot be created or destroyed but can be converted from one form to another
In your body, what process converts the chemical energy found in glucose into the chemical energy found in ATP?
What is the fate of the phosphate group that is removed when ATP is converted to ADP?
It is acquired by a reactant in an endergonic reaction.
What is energy coupling?
the use of energy released from an exergonic reaction to drive an endergonic reaction
What type of reaction breaks the bonds that join the phosphate groups in an ATP molecule?
Which part of the adenosine triphosphate molecule is released when it is hydrolyzed to provide energy for biological reactions?
the 3rd phosphate
Consider a situation in which the enzyme is operating at optimum temperature and , and has been saturated with substrate. What is your best option for increasing the rate of the reaction?
increase the enzyme concentration
An enzyme is considered a _____ because it speeds up chemical reactions without being used up.
An enzyme is considered _____ because of its ability to recognize the shape of a particular molecule.
f an enzyme solution is saturated with substrate, the most effective way to obtain a faster yield of products is to?
add more of the enzyme
If an enzyme is added to a solution where its substrate and product are in equilibrium, what would occur?
nothing, the solution would remain in equilibrium
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