TCC Biology I

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  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)
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