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1

Extrallcellular fluid is rich in what electrolytes?

Bicarbonate and Sodium

2

Energy is stored and used within the cell in the form of?

Adenosine Triphosphate

3

Which metabolic pathway accounts for the greatest production of usable energy?

Oxidavitve Phosphorylation

4

Approximately how many units (ATPs) of usable energy are produced by the oxidative phosporylation process?

30+/-

5

Which process results in lactic acid as a final byproduct?

Glycolysis

6

The process by which cyanides produce their toxic effects is best described how?

Attachment to the terminal cytochrome oxidase, which in turn prevents the H+ ions from moving down the oxidative chain

7

The effects of xenobiotics that are phosphorylation uncouplers are?

Prohibiting the bonding of ADP with the third phosphate and Hyperthermia