Respiration is a chemical reaction that can be expressed by the equation C6H12O6 plus 6O2 yields 6CO2 and 6H2O. This generally states that glucose and oxygen yield carbon dioxide and water. An aerobic reaction of this na... More » Science Chemistry

The simplified formula for aerobic cellular respiration is C6H12O6 (s) 6 O2 (g) ????????? 6 CO2 (g) 6 H2O (l) energy. The cellular respiration process consumes one molecule of glucose, and turns it into adenosine t... More » Science Chemistry Chemical Equations

Cellular respiration is represented by the chemical formula C6H12 6O2 = 6CO2 6H2O energy (as ATP). Written in word form, the formula is "glucose oxygen = carbon dioxide energy (as ATP)". "ATP" stands for "adeno... More » Science Biology Cells
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