Chapters 9-16 cumulative for final

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During glycolysis, when each molecule of glucose is catabolized to two molecules of pyruvate, most of the potential energy contained in glucose is





A. stored in the NADH produced.
B. transferred directly to ATP.
C. retained in the two pyruvates.

D. used to phosphorylate fructose to form fructose 6-phosphate.
E. transferred to ADP, forming ATP.

Answer:
C. retained in the two pyruvates.

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