TCC Biology I

The flashcards below were created by user Anonymous on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. releasing energy by breaking down (degrading) complex molecules to simple ones. e.g., cellular respiration (breakdown of glucose to CO2 & H2O)
    Catabolism
  2. (biosynthesis) - consume energy in order to build complex molecules from simpler ones e.g., building a protein from amino acid components.
    Anabolism
  3. _____ energy- due to relative motion; moving objects can do work by imparting motion to other objects e.g. thermal energy.
    Kinetic
  4. ______ energy- due to an object's location or structure.
    Potencial
  5. ______ is the portion of a system's energy that can perform work when
    free energy
  6. A net release of free energy from a system. i.e., the system loses free energy (AG degreases)
Author
ID
282770
Card Set
TCC Biology I
Description
PP presentation-5
Updated
Show Answers