Enzymes, Energy, Photosynthesis, and Cellular Respiration Test Review

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Enzymes, Energy, Photosynthesis, and Cellular Respiration Test Review
2010-11-17 19:47:48
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  1. What are the three parts to an ATP molecule?
    Adenine, Ribose, and Phosphate
  2. How is energy released from an ATP molecule?
    When a phosphate is broken off
  3. What is ADP?
    Adenine Diphosphate
  4. What is AMP?
    Adenine Monophosphate
  5. What does an enzyme do?
    Speeds up chemical reactions
  6. How does an enzyme work?
    They reduce the amount of activation energy needed for a chemical reaction?
  7. What three factors affect an enzyme's activity?
    • Tempurature
    • pH Level
    • Enzyme and Substrate concentration
  8. Enzymes are specific, which mean?
    That they only carry out one reaction
  9. What is a common use of enzymes?
    Cleaning products and Laundry detergents (help break down proteins)
  10. What is photosynthesis?
    The process in which plants trap the sun's energy and use it to make sugar (glucose)
  11. What is the chemical equation for photosynthesis?
    6CO2+6H2O+ Light Energy ---> C6H12O6+6O2
  12. What are the two phases of photosynthesis?
    • Light-Dependent Reactions
    • The Calvin Cycle
  13. Why are pigments important?
    They trap the energy in the sun's light
  14. What is photolysis?
    The process of restoring electrons
  15. How are lost electrons restored?
    Water molecules are split
  16. What does photolysis provide us with?
    The air that we breathe
  17. Identify what goes into the spots for numbers 1-15
    • 1: Cytoplasm
    • 2: Anaerobic
    • 3: Glucose
    • 4:Pyruvic Acid
    • 5: 2
    • 6: Mitochondria
    • 7: Aerobic
    • 8: Pyruvic acid/CoenzymeA
    • 9: Citric Acid
    • 10: 2
    • 11: Mitochondria
    • 12: Aerobic
    • 13: Oxygen/Electrons (NADH and FADH2)
    • 14: Water
    • 15: 34
  18. What is needed during a light-dependent reaction?
    • Needed: Light and Water
    • Formed: NADPH, Oxygen, and ATP
  19. What is needed and formed during the Calvin Cycle (light-independent reaction)?
    • Needed: NADPH, Oxygen, ATP
    • Formed: Glucose
  20. Where do light-dependent reactions take place?
  21. Where does the Calvin Cycle take place?
  22. What is the order of the following statements for light-dependent reactions:
    A: Highly energized electrons go through the electron transport chain- a series of proteins embedded in the thylakoid membrane
    B: Electrons travel though a second electron transport chain
    C: NADP+ combines with a hydrogen ion and fornms NADPH
    D: The electron is transfered to the stroma by NADP+
    E: The energy being released can be used to form ATP from ADP

    F: Energy transferred to electrons (found in the thylakoid membrane
    G: At each step along the chain, the electron loses energy
    H: Sunlight strikes a chlorophyll molecule in the thylakoin membrane
  23. What is the order of the following steps of the Calvin Cycle?
    A: One of the sugars becomes glucose
    B: Carbon dioxide is added to a five-carbon molecule by an enzyme
    C: The other sugare goes through reactions to become the original five-carbon molecule
    D: The resulting six-carbon molecule splits into two, three-carbon molecules. Phosphate from ATP and an electron from NADPH are added to form sugars
  24. How many rounds does it take in the Calvin Cycle to make one sugar?
  25. What is cellular respiration?
    The process in which the mitochondria break down food
  26. What is the equation for cellular respiration?
    C6H12O6+6O2 -----> 6CO2+ 6H2O+ ATP
  27. What are the three stages of cellular respiration?
    • Glycolysis
    • Citric Acid Cycle
    • Electron Transport Chain
  28. In the three stages of cellular respiration which are aeribuc abd which are anaerobic?
    • Glycolysis-anaerobic
    • Citric Acid Cycle-aerobic
    • Electron Transport Chain-aerobic
  29. In glycolysis what is glucose converted to? And what is the net profit the ATP molecules?
    • pyruvic acid
    • two
  30. During the citric acid cycle, pyruvic acid combines with _________ to form ___________.
    • coenzyme A
    • acetyl-CoA
  31. For every turn of the citric acid cycle, ______ ATP molecules are made. How many turns are there?
    • one
    • two turns
  32. What is the final electron receptor in the electron transport? When it is bonded with hydrogen ions, it forms __________.
    • oxygen
    • 2 molecules of water
  33. How many ATP molecules are produced by the electron transport chain?
    34 ATP molecules
  34. In ideal situations, how many total ATP molecules are produced?
    38 ATP molecules
  35. When does fermentation occur?
    When there is no oxygen for a short period of time?
  36. Identify the three parts of the molecule, as well as the type of molecule.
    • ATP Molecule
    • 1- Adenine
    • 2- Ribose
    • 3- Phosphate
  37. What are some of the differences between photosynthesis and cellular respiration?
  38. What does chlorophyll a and b do?
    It absorbs most wavelengths of light except green (which is reflected)
  39. What are carotenoids?
    The orange pigments in plants