- Chapter 2.2-1: Cell Chemistry and Bioenergetics
- Chapter 2.2-2: Most of the interactions between macromolecules could be mediated j...
- Chapter 2.2-3: Animals and plants use oxidation to extract energy from food molecu...
- Chapter 2.2-4: If an oxidation occurs in a reaction, it must be accompanied by a r...
- Chapter 2.2-5: Linking the energetically unfavorable reaction A B to a second, fav...
- Chapter 2.2-6: The criterion for whether a reaction proceeds spontaneously is G no...
- Chapter 2.2-7: The oxygen consumed during the oxidation of glucose in animal cells...
- Chapter 2.2-8: The organic chemistry of living cells is said to be special for two...
- Chapter 2.2-9: The molecular weight of ethanol (CH3CH2OH) is 46 and its density is...
- Chapter 2.2-10: A histidine side chain is known to play an important role in the ca...
- Chapter 2.2-11: The three molecules in Figure Q22 contain the seven most common rea...
- Chapter 2.2-12: Diffusion sounds slowand over everyday distances it isbut on the sc...
- Chapter 2.2-13: Polymerization of tubulin subunits into microtubules occurs with an...
- Chapter 2.2-14: A 70-kg adult human (154 lb) could meet his or her entire energy ne...
- Chapter 2.2-15: Assuming that there are 5 1013 cells in the human body and that ATP...
- Chapter 2.2-16: Does a Snickers candy bar (65 g, 1360 kJ) provide enough energy to ...
- Chapter 2.2-17: In the absence of oxygen, cells consume glucose at a high, steady r...
Solutions for Chapter Chapter 2: Cell Chemistry and Bioenergetics
Full solutions for Molecular Biology of the Cell | 6th Edition
The equinox that occurs on September 21–23 in the Northern Hemisphere and on March 21–22 in the Southern Hemisphere.
Big bang theory
The theory that proposes that the universe originated as a single mass, which subsequently exploded.
A final state of evolution for a star, in which all of its energy sources are exhausted and it no longer emits radiation.
The scientific study of climate.
The name for all the sciences that collectively seek to understand Earth. It includes geology, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy.
The cutting-off of the light of one celestial body by another passing in front of it.
Spherically shaped, negatively charged zones that surround the nucleus of an atom.
A sedimentary rock formed of material deposited from solution by evaporation of water.
A group of interrelated food chains.
A discontinuous pattern of intermittent streams that do not flow to the ocean.
A sensitive instrument used to measure the intensity of Earth’s magnetic field at various points.
The height to which convectional movements extend above Earth’s surface. The greater the mixing depth, the better the air quality.
Plane of the ecliptic
The imaginary plane that connects Earth’s orbit with the celestial sphere.
A structure composed of four oxygen atoms surrounding a silicon atom that constitutes the basic building block of silicate minerals.
Subatomic particles ejected at high speed from the solar corona.
The boundary between the stratosphere and the mesosphere.
A crustal block bounded by faults, whose geologic history is distinct from the histories of adjoining crustal blocks.
Any of the Earth-like planets, including Mercury, Venus, Mars, and Earth.
The release of water vapor to the atmosphere by plants.
An instrument used to determine wind direction.