Ch 8: Plant Respiration & Gas Exchange

About This Chapter

Improve your understanding of plant respiration and gas exchange with this overview that includes cellular respiration, aerobic respiration, and more. These short lessons are a helpful tool for students preparing for an exam or catching up on missed class time.

Plant Respiration & Gas Exchange - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter provide an overview of plant respiration and gas exchange. While going through these lessons, you will review energy transfer in cells. You will also gain an understanding of how cellular respiration creates chemical energy. After completing the chapter, you should be prepared to:

  • Discuss how organic compounds are converted into ATP
  • Use an equation for anaerobic respiration
  • List the steps of the aerobic respiration process
  • Explain the importance of the glycolysis pathway

Each lesson includes a brief quiz to ascertain how much of the content you can recall. Video timelines let you study only the topics you need to review. Make the most of the chapter by studying offline when you print the quiz in worksheet form.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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