why is respiration exothermic not enothermic?

Asked by  | 29th Apr, 2008, 06:20: AM

Expert Answer:

In respiration, heat energy is given out. Hence it is exothermic. In endothermic reactions, heat is required for carrying out the reaction. Hence respiartion is not endothermic

Answered by  | 2nd May, 2008, 12:53: PM

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