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Unformatted text preview: The plant stores glucose to be later used by the plants cells. How to Get Energy from Food Animal cells get energy from food by cellular respiration . This is the process by which cells use oxygen to produce energy from food. Other cells get energy by fermentation . This process breaks down food without the use of oxygen. Cellular respiration takes place in the mitochondria. Photosynthesis -6CO 2 + 6H 2 O + light energy C 6 H 12 O 6 + 6O 2 Cellular respiration -C 6 H 12 O 6 + 6O 2 6CO 2 + 6H 2 O + ATP energy How do cells communicate with each other? by cell phones, of course!...
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