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Briefly describe what would happen to a RBC placed in a hypertonic solution. What about a hypotonic solution?

  1. Briefly describe what would happen to a RBC placed in a hypertonic solution. What about a hypotonic solution?

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When RBC is placed in a hypertonic solution, water is drawn out of the cell via osmosi due to the high concentration of... View the full answer

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Red blood cell will shrink when placed in hypertonic solution because the osmotic forces will cause water to leave the... View the full answer

Hypertonic solution is the solution that has more concentration of solute molecules in comparison to its external... View the full answer

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