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Background Information

In Form One respiration was identified as one characteristic of living organisms. In the topic of cell structures and function you learnt that the mitochondrion is the site for respiration. In the topic gaseous exchange we learn that oxygen and carbon IV oxide are the respiratory gases. In the topic nutrition we learnt that glucose is assimilated and broken down to release energy for the cell, we also learnt important factors that determine energy requirements in man.

In this topic on respiration we will learn more on how glucose is broken down to release energy for the cell.