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Study Guide Exam 2Here are the important concepts from each lecture that I think are worth knowing. If something is worthknowing, itmayappear on the test. I cannot test on everything that I want you to know (unless ofcourse you want me to write a 3 hour exam!). However, if you can answer the following questions, youwill do very well on the 2ndexam.Microbial Energetics and Fermentation1.Define metabolism, catabolism and anabolism.2.How does the the free energy of a reaction relate to the favorability of a reaction?3.How does the concentration of substrates and products affect a reaction?4.What is a redox reaction? Give several examples.5.Be able to predict the direction of a reaction and its electron potential given two half reactions.6.What are ATP and NADH. What are their roles in metabolism?7.Be familiar with the electron transport chain for oxidative phosphorylation andphotophosphorylation. Also be able to arrange complexes in a transport chain based up on theirredox reactions