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Respiration & metabolism

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kendrick354's version from 2018-01-24 19:39

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Defined respiration Process of transferring energy from glucose which occurs in every cell
Examples of use of energy transferred1) Build up larger molecules from smaller ones
2) Allows muscles to contract
3) to keep body temperature steady
Define metabolism All the chemical reactions in an organism
Examples of metabolism1) small glucose molecules are joined together to form glycogen
2) lipid molecules are made from 1 glycerol molecule & 3 fatty acids
Define oxygen debtamount of extra oxygen your body needs to react with the build up of Latic acid & remove it from cells
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