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Cellular Respiration Hwk Question

Post by jtwin2 » Sat Jun 26, 2010 2:53 am

True or False: Cellular respiration releases more energy from 1 gram of fat than from 2 grams of glucose.

My answer: True

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Post by plasmodesmata11 » Sat Jun 26, 2010 3:53 pm

I believe you are correct. 9 kcal for 1 gram fat against 8 kcal for two grams of glucose.

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Post by jtwin2 » Sat Jun 26, 2010 4:40 pm

Thanks for the explanation!

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