Problem: A cell that contains 98% water is placed in 50% salt water. This cell will?

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Recall: 

• ConcentrationCell > ConcentrationECF : hypotonic (cytolysis)

• ConcentrationCell = ConcentrationECF : isotonic

• ConcentrationCell < ConcentrationECF : hypertonic (plasmolysis)

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A cell that contains 98% water is placed in 50% salt water. This cell will?

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