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The Calvin Cycle is not a part of cellular respiration. This is a process that occurs in the chloroplasts of green plants. It results in the conversion of solar energy into chemical energy for plants through photosynthes... More »

Plants do perform cellular respiration. Plants produce energy through both photosynthesis and respiration. However, photosynthesis requires sunlight, so plants respire both day and night in order for their cells to have ... More »

Plants carry out cellular respiration, generating chemical energy for the activities of the organism. Cells in the leaves and stems of plants perform photosynthesis, which uses the energy of sunlight to synthesize the ca... More »

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In chronological order, the four steps of cellular respiration are glycolysis, a transition reaction, the Krebs Cycle and an electron transport chain. Cellular respiration occurs in the cytoplasm and in the mitochondria. More »

Cellular respiration takes place in the organelles called mitochondria. The mitochondria take in glucose, a type of sugar, and change it in the presence of oxygen into an energy-rich molecule called ATP, or adenosine tri... More »

Cellular respiration is a biological process in which cells convert sugar, amino acids and fatty acids into energy utilized by the cell. The process plays an essential role in maintaining the biological functions of all ... More »