How is the gaseous exchange of phosphorus between organisms and the environment?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 months ago

How is the gaseous exchange of phosphorus between organisms and the environment?
 
(a) Maximum
 
(b) Moderate
 
(c) Negligible
 
(d) No exchange
 
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Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 months ago

The correct choice is (c) Negligible
 
Easiest explanation: The phosphorous is one of the following is a major constituent of nucleic acids, biological membranes, and cellular energy transfer systems. Unlike carbon, there is a negligible exchange of gaseous phosphorus between organisms and the environment.