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Membrane structure and function

Question:
Celery stalks that are immersed in fresh water for several hours become stiff and hard. Similar stalksleft in a 0.15 M salt solution become limp and soft. From this we can deduce that the cells of thecelery stalks are
Answer:
hypertonic to fresh water but hypotonic to the salt solution.
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Question: Celery stalks that are immersed in fresh water for several hours become stiff and hard. Similar stalksleft in a 0.15 M salt solution become limp and soft. From this we can deduce that the cells of thecelery stalks are
Answer: hypertonic to fresh water but hypotonic to the salt solution.