Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 9, Cellular Respiration and Fermentation - Assessment - 91. Cellular Respiration: An Overview - Understand Key Concepts/Think Critically - Page 268: 2



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Both proteins and carbohydrates contain 4 Calories per gram while fats contain 9 Calories per gram. These Calories are actually kilocalories, which are 1,000 calories. (Note, a Calorie with a capital C refers to a kilocalorie.)
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