How Do Your Muscles Continue To Get Energy During High Levels Of Activity When There Is Not Enough Oxygen?

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Your muscles use Anaerobic Respiration or more commonly fermentation of Glucose.

Glucose ---> Lactic Acid + Energy (ATP)

C6H12O6 ---> 2C3H6O3 + 2 ATP

The energy released is about 120kJ per mole Glucose.

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