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what type of energy is utilized by the various endothermic reactions taking place in...
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it is the chemical energy given out by the breakdown of ATP(Adenosine TriPhosphate)-energy currency of the cell.ATP is produced in the cell during cellular respiration(glycolysis & Kreb's cycle) .this atp molecule is used to do all the activities in the cell to keep it in a living condition.Aproximately 1 ATP molecule releases 8.15kcal in hydrolyses of first phosphate bond and 6.5 kcal in hydrolyses of second phosphate bond and 3.4 kcal in hydrolyses of last phosphate bond.
Posted by alphadav on June 2, 2012 at 11:33 AM (Answer #1)
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