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Biology Test 3

Question:
The plasma membrane is referred to as a "fluid mosaic" structure. Which of the following statements about that model is true?
Answer:
The fluid aspect of the membrane is due to the lateral and rotational movement of phospholipids, and embedded proteins account for the mosaic aspect.
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Question: The plasma membrane is referred to as a "fluid mosaic" structure. Which of the following statements about that model is true?
Answer: The fluid aspect of the membrane is due to the lateral and rotational movement of phospholipids, and embedded proteins account for the mosaic aspect.