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What is the difference between hypertonic and hypotonic?
- Hypertonic: the solution with the higher concentration of solute, lower concentration of water
- Hypertonic: the solution with the lower concentration of solute, higher concentration of water
During osmosis, water moves from a ________ solution to a ________ solution.
Name three factors that affect the rate of diffusion or osmosis in a cell.
- 1. steepness of the concentration gradient
- 2. size of molecule
- 3. temperature