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by jkalasardo
Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: Exercise Physiology Questions
Replies: 3
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Re: Exercise Physiology Questions

What you are referring to in your question is the RER (respiratory exchange ratio). The equation is R=VCO2/VO2. That is the ratio of carbon dioxide produced to the oxygen consumed, you were correct that with 100% utilization of fats it will produce a number of .7 that is due to the chemical equation...