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How does food give cells energy?

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The mitochrodion burns glucose, which gives off energy to the cell.

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Food is processed into forms that cells use to power the muscles.


What does an ocelot do to get energy?

It means to get all sorts of food bcause food gives you energy. that includs carbohydrates because thoose give your cells enery.


How do food particles get to the cells and organs in your body for energy?

Your red blood cells carry the stored energy from your food to your cells for use. Food is not directly carried to your cells.


When food is broken down where is the energy stored?

When food is broken down the stored energy is in your cells. When the energy is needed, the cells release the energy.


How do cells get the energy to do their daily activities?

Plant cells synthesize their food by photosynthesis. Animal cells can not do like plants, so it needs to be taken.Digestion of food molecules will help the cells to make energy(ATP).


Is the human body an open energy system?

Yes, we take in energy in the form of food that we digest and use for our cells and we give off heat (and sound energy when we talk).


How do cells get energy to perform their necessary functions?

Cells get energy by taking in nutrients from food.


What do cells need?

Cells need energy/food to survive


What release energy stored in food?

The mitochondria releases energy stored in food which is in cells.


What support does the digestive system provide the cells?

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What support does digestive system provide for cells?

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