Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Comparison and Differences.
Difference between Aerobic and Anaerobic Respiration
|S.No.||Aerobic Respiration||Anaerobic Respiration|
|1||It is the process of breakdown of food in the presence of oxygen.||It is the process of breakdown of food in the absence of oxygen.|
|2||End products are CO2 and H2O.||End products can be lactic acid or CO2 and alcohol.|
|3||Takes a longer time to release energy.||Takes less time to release energy.|
|4||Produces a large amount of energy.||Produces a small amount of energy.|
|5||Examples: It occurs in most plants and animals.||Examples: Yeast, bacteria, human muscle cells, etc. respire anaerobically.|