Recall that the mitochondrion is sometimes called the powerhouse of the cell

Recall that the mitochondrion is sometimes called the

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6. Recall that the mitochondrion is sometimes called the "powerhouse" of the cell. What does this mean? Why is the mitochondrion important?
7. Describe the structure of the mitochondria and compare it to the structure of the cell membrane.It has a bilayer and phosphate 8. What is the relationship between the ETC and oxygen? 9. Cyanide is an extremely fast acting poison. In fact, it was developed as a suicide pill (called L-pill) during World War II so that British and American spies could avoid being captured alive. Given what you know about ATP and cellular respiration, explain why cyanide is so fast acting. bc since oxygen cannot pass through the cells it means we cant breath and humans cant last long without breathing 10. Given what you know about cyanide poisoning, do you think that giving a person oxygen would be an effective treatment? Why or why not? No bc it is too late

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