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Activity 2: Cell Respiration and Photosynthesis
I. Cell Respiration Checklist
Process ATP NADH FADH2 AEROBIC ANAEROBIC CYTOPLASM MITOCHONDRION
II. Answer the following:
a. What is the importance of Glycolysis in the production of ATP?
b. Why is Krebs Cycle considered an aerobic process?
c. What are the two types of fermentation?
d. What is the last electron acceptor in the ETC?
e. What are the by-products of Krebs Cycle and ETC?
III. Photosynthesis. For columns 2-5, write if the substance is created or used by the given processes. Give the
location of the process.
Process ATP NADPH H2O CO2 RuBP LOCATION
IV. Answer the following questions:
a. What is the importance of light in the light reaction of photosynthesis?
b. What is the importance of light reaction in photosynthesis?
c. What is Rubisco? What role does it play in the formation of sugar?
d. What is the role of PEPCO as an adaptation of plants in hot climates?
e. What adaptations do CAM and C3 plants employ?