Cellular respiration

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Cellular respiration

What are two ways organisms can make ATP?
What is the process of breaking down glucose called?
The glucose is broken down into 3c molecules called?

*These are questions that are going to be on my exam in like three weeks i have been craming for some time now but the teacher doesb't cover these if any of you could i would like you to explain these and any information that might help me. please and thank you very much :)*

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Hi Lorixloveless

Hi Lorixloveless

Process of breaking down glucose is called glycolysis.

glucose is broken down into pyruvate which is a 3 C compound.

and finally ATP is produced by oxidative phosphorylation and proton gradient ATP synthesis.

All the Best for the exam