Asked Feb 23, 2020

The following unbalanced equation illustrates the overall reaction by which the body utilizes glucose to produce energy:

C6H12O6(s) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(l)


What is the conversion factor that allows for the calculation of moles of carbon dioxide based on moles of glucose?


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The balanced equation for the utilization of glucose to produce energy can be given as

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