Problem: The part of an ATP molecule that holds the energy used in metabolism isA. the sugarB. the nitrogen-containing baseC. the phosphate bondsD. the amino acidE. the adenine

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The hydrolysis of ATP gives the energy required by cells for its day-to-day function. This hydrolysis reaction is usually coupled with endergonic reactions for it to proceed spontaneously.

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The part of an ATP molecule that holds the energy used in metabolism is

A. the sugar

B. the nitrogen-containing base

C. the phosphate bonds

D. the amino acid

E. the adenine