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Based on the conditions of early Earth, what conclusion can you draw about the amount of anaerobic respiration that was occurring at Earth’s beginning?

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  1. brainhead47 Group Title
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    not much of an atmosphere or oxygen present, so high amounts of anaerobic respiration

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  2. ManInBlack Group Title
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    depends on how early, their probably wasn't much respiration of any kind going on

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    at the beginning, there wasn't much of anaerobic living things present, so there wasn't a lot of anaerobic respiration i guess. its only after the appearance of living things then comes the respiration itself

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    In the beginning there were only very small particles such as bacteria. In order for these to evolve and prosper they needed a form of respiration. Most of these bacteria were living underground or deep underwater in locations where there were very low levels of O2, so they evolved to use anaerobic respiration.

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    There wouldn't have been much oxygen present at that time. So you can definitely conclude that levels of anaerobic respiration would have been much higher than today.

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