Write the difference between Red and White muscles

Asked by Abhisek | 1 year ago |  104

##### Solution :-

 Red Muscle Fibre White Muscle Fibre Red muscle fibres are thinner and smaller than white muscle fibres. White muscle fibres are thicker and larger than red muscle fibres. They are red in colour because they possess large amounts of myoglobin. They are white in colour because they possess small amounts of myoglobin. They have mitochondria in large numbers. They have a comparatively smaller number of mitochondria. They carry out a slow rate of contractions for a long period. They carry out a fast rate of contraction for a short duration. They provide energy by performing aerobic respiration They provide energy by performing anaerobic respiration

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