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What is a simple definition for aerobic and anaerobic respiration?

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In simple definition, aerobic respiration is a metabolic process where oxygen is taken in and water and carbon dioxide produced. Energy is created when food is broken down using oxygen. Anaerobic respiration is where in the absence of oxygen, organic compounds and sugar is broken down to produce energy.

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the most common fuel used by cell to get energy by cellular respiration is glucose. the way glucose is oxidized depends on the availability of oxygen.the cellular respiration while the one that occurs in the absence of oxygen is called anaerobic respiration

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Aerobic respiration is the oxidation of food substances in the presence of oxygen with the release of a large amount of energy.

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aerobic respiration is a process where oxygen is taken in and water and carbon dioxide produced. Energy is created when food is broken down by oxygen. Anaerobic respiration is where in the absence of oxygen, organic compounds and sugar is broken down to produce energy.

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Aerobic Respiration is Respiration that uses oxygen.

Anaerobic Respiration is Respiration that uses glucose.
This happens because there is no presence of Oxygen.

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