# Shrivel 17 if a cell is placed in a hypotonic

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shrivel).17.If a cell is placed in a HYPOtonic SOLUTION, the cell may (
18.When the ERYTHROCYTE (red blood cell) is place in isotonic solution, what happens to its shape?
19.When the erythrocyte is placed in hypotonic solutions, what happens to its shape? It swells20.When the erythrocyte is placed in hypertonic solution, what happens to its shape? It shrivels
21.When a cell is placed in HYPERtonic solution, the cell is hypotonic to the solution.22.When a cell is placed in HYPOtonic solution, the cell is hypertonic to the solution.23.When a cell is placed in ISOtonic solution, the cell is isotonic to the solution.