Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
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Chapter 5 - Essential Concepts of Metabolism - Self Quiz - Page 145: 19

Answer

(c) Nitrate

Work Step by Step

Nitrate is the final electron acceptor that is used during anaerobic respiration. Nitrate is an inorganic oxygen-containing molecule that is used by anaerobes as the final electron acceptor.
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