Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the differences between breathing and respiration.
Comparison and Differences between Breathing and Respiration
What is the difference between respiration and breathing
- In breathing, movement of air into and out of the lungs. In respiration, a breakdown of food to release energy.
- In breathing, muscles are involved. In respiration, muscles are not involved.
- Energy is not released while breathing process. Energy is released in respiration process.
- Breathing takes place in and out of the lungs. Respiration takes place in all body cells.