If two molecules of sucrose have to be respired, how many molecules of ATP are net gained in anaerobic oxidation of glucose?

  1. 16
  2. 10
  3. 12
  4. 8

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14.2 Glycolysis

Respiration In Plant

Hint: Sucrose=Glucose+Fructose

Fructose enters in glycolysis at 2nd step

Glucose enters in glycolysis at 1st step

Each molecule will undergo glycolysis and will produce 4 ATPs and 2 pyruvates while net gain will be of 2 ATPs

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