Cellular Respiration, Cellular Respiration
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Cell process where the the energy in nutrients is converted to ATP.
organisms that make their own food
.need to eat other organisms to get their food
First stage of anaerobic AND anaerobic cellular respiration. Breaks glucose down into two pyruvic acid molecules making 2 ATP.
Organelle found in all organisms that is the site of aerobic cellular respiration
The first step of cellular respiration
Place where cells perform glycolysis
Definition of Cellular Respiration
The process of breaking the chemical bonds of glucose into energy.
Cellular Respiration Chemical Equation
C6H12O2 + 6O2 ------> 6CO2 + 6H20 + Energy (ATP)
This energy molecule is made in all three stages of cellular respiration.
The location of the electron transport system.
A cell that contains a nucleus and membrane bound organelles
A unicellular organism that lacks a nucleus and membrane bound organelles
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the genes
asexual division of the nucleus
Cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms