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Osmosis problem please help

  1. Jun 5, 2005 #1
    hi
    am i right in saying that if the concentration of sucrose solution becomes more concentrated outside a plant cell, then the plant cell will become flaccid and decrease in mass?
    Please help need to know urgently
    thank you
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 5, 2005 #2
    water potential is higher in the cell so water moves out by osmosis, water is lost from cell and therefore mass is lost to the outside environment.
     
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