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Chemiosmosis is important in bioenergetics of cells


A) Desribe how chemiosmosis generates

ATP


B) Contrast and compare the process of chemiosmosis in mitochondria and chloroplasts


C) The inner membrane of mitochondria have restricted permeability. If a chemical is given to a cell that makes the membranes permeable to H+ ions. Speculate and explain what effect this chemical would have on chemiosmosis and ATP production.

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(A) Chemiosmosis is the synthesis of ATP (Adenosine triphosphate) by cellular respiration. This process involves the pumping... View the full answer

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