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Unformatted text preview: Osmosis/Diffusion
Assume the solute in both cases can’t
passively diffuse through the plasma
membrane. (Remember to distinguish
animal and plant cells!)
◦ ◦ ◦ A cell is placed in a hypertonic solution…
What happens? 32) Cell crenation
A cell is placed in a hypotonic solution….
What happens? 33) cell lysis
What is osmosis? What is diffusion? 34) Macromolecule Transport
Exocytosis is the transport of
macromolecules/large particles 35)
out of the cell. Endocytosis is the transport of
36)into the cell.
◦ ◦ 37)Pinocytosis: A special form of
endocytosis that essentially involves the
cell “drinking” the surrounding fluid.
38)Phagocytosis: A special form of...
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