Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-25918-813-2
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Chapter 6 - Energy and Metabolism - Review Questions - Apply: 3

Answer

A.

Work Step by Step

The overall $\Delta$G is -7.4kcal/mol+12kcal/mol=+4.6kcal/mol. This is endergonic and non-spontaneous, contradicting B. and D. C. is wrong because the enzyme used cannot alter $\Delta$G.
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