Is respiration endothermic or exothermic?

Answer Respiration is an exothermic reaction. These reactions are those that release energy, and respiration is the process of converting food molecules to carbon dioxide and water, which releases energy ... Read More »

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Is ice melting exothermic?

Melting ice is an endothermic reaction. This is a reaction that requires energy to occur. The ice must absorb energy, in this case heat, in order to melt. In contrast, when water freezes, chemical ... Read More »

Is ice melting an exothermic process?

Melting ice is an endothermic process. An endothermic process absorbs heat and cools off its environment. An exothermic process expels heat and raises the temperature of its environment. The free... Read More »

Is respiration an exothermic reaction?

An exothermic reaction gives off heat. Endothermic reactions are the opposite, they take in heat. Respiration is an exothermic reaction. When humans or other animals respire, they take in sugar and... Read More »

Are manatees ectothermic or endothermic?

Manatees live in the water but are closely related to elephants. The manatee, like its cousin the elephant, grazes on plants. Since the manatee is a mammal, it is an endothermic species and produce... Read More »