Ch 1: Energy in Cellular Respiration

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The Energy in Cellular Respiration chapter of this Cellular Respiration: Help and Review course is the simplest way to master energy in cellular respiration. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure you learn the essentials of energy in cellular respiration.

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Students Will Review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in an energy unit of a standard biology course. Topics covered include:

  • Living organisms and the transformation of energy
  • Energy transfer in cells
  • Structure of mitochondria
  • The connection between physical activity and energy-laden molecules

5 Lessons in Chapter 1: Energy in Cellular Respiration
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Energy and Life: The Transformation of Energy in Living Organisms

1. Energy and Life: The Transformation of Energy in Living Organisms

While the sun is an excellent source of energy, not all forms of life can utilize the sun's energy directly. This lesson describes how plants transform the sun's energy into potential energy stored in sugar, how living organisms utilize energy in sugar to perform work, and how the relationship between photosynthesis and cellular respiration is necessary for life.

Cellular Respiration: Energy Transfer in Cells

2. Cellular Respiration: Energy Transfer in Cells

Watch this short video to learn the basics about converting organic compounds into ATP, also known as cellular respiration. We'll look at an overview of the process.

Mitochondria Structure: Cristae, Matrix and Inner & Outer Membrane

3. Mitochondria Structure: Cristae, Matrix and Inner & Outer Membrane

If you want to make it through the day, you're going to need some energy. In this lesson, we'll learn about the organelle that supplies this energy, the mitochondrion, and why this cell structure appreciates the time you took to eat breakfast this morning!

How Energy-Containing Molecules Support Physical Activity

4. How Energy-Containing Molecules Support Physical Activity

Physical activity requires energy. Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) is the form of energy your body likes to use. In order to keep enjoying your physical activity, your body must continually make ATP. Learn how this is done both with and without oxygen.

Cellular Respiration: Biology Lab

5. Cellular Respiration: Biology Lab

Oxygen is essential to life. Without this molecule, we would not be able to complete cellular respiration, the process which creates much of a cell's energy. This lab will explore how we can quantify this process by designing a procedure to measure respiration in germinating seeds.

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