hello my freind ,let me tell you that i am very happy to find such great site where i can find real scientist ,now my problem is about the respiratory quotient,well as definition it is RQ=Vco2expired/Vo2consumed;oknow the question is :

calculate and compare RQ in theses 3 cases 1-mouse 60g:1300cc O2 absorbed per hour and per kg and 1100cc CO2 expelled per hour per kg.

2-same mouse fasting for 3 days :1320cc o2 absorbed per hour per kg and 920cc co2 rejected per hour per kg.

3-mouse 35kg:1500cc O2 absorbed per hour per kg and 1250 CO2 rejected per hour per kg.INTERPRET the result.

thank you for help.

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