Metabolism Day 2 Independent Study Questions
1. How would a bacterium use protein as an energy source?
In order for proteins to be used as energy sources, they must be first hydrolyzed to release their
respective subunits. These are then converted to the
INDEPENDENT STUDY QUESTIONS
1. What is the difference between a fermented food and a spoiled food?
A fermented food is food that is preserved through desired chemical change, whether controlled
or not, often through bacteria or enzymes. Spoiled food is fo