Aerobic Respiration: Definition, Steps, Products & Equation


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What types of organisms can undergo aerobic respiration?

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1. Where in cells does glycolysis take place?

2. Which of the following is NOT a product of aerobic respiration?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How does the simple act of breathing play a role in our energy metabolism? This quiz/worksheet combo will help you quickly assess your knowledge of what happens within the body's cells during this process.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • The types of organisms that undergo aerobic respiration
  • Where glycolysis takes place within a cell
  • Products of aerobic respiration
  • What part of oxidative phosphorylation is responsible for cranking out ATP to produce energy
  • The stage of aerobic respiration in which the most ATP is produced

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will allow you to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information about each step in the aerobic respiration process
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as respiration and photosynthesis
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the molecules and compounds active in the aerobic respiration process and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the formula for cell respiration

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called Aerobic Respiration: Definition, Steps, Products & Equation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define respiration
  • Compare respiration and photosynthesis
  • Explain what happens during aerobic respiration
  • Detail the three steps of aerobic respiration
  • Identify molecules and other substances that play roles throughout this process
  • Supply the equation for aerobic respiration