Chemosynthesis/ATP/Cellular Respiration. Flashcards | Quizlet
Respiration is a ubiquitous reaction found in living organisms. It is specifically covered in the topic ‘Ecosystems’ where it is considered in terms of decomposition.
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In both plants and animals, the process of — which releases stored energy for use — occurs in the mitochondria inside each cell.Chemically speaking, respiration is photosynthesis in reverse, as you can see in this equation:
C6H12O6 + 6O2 → 6H2O + 6CO2+ energyRespiration consists of a complicated series of chemical reactions.