Problem: Osmosis is best defined as the movement of :A) water molecules across a membrane from an area of low water concentration-to an area of higher water concentration.B) solute molecules from an area of high concentration to an area of lower concentration. C) water molecules across a membrane from an area of high water concentration to an area of lower water concentration. D) water molecules inside a container. E) solute molecules from an area of low concentration to an area of higher concentration.

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Osmosis – movement of solvent molecules across a selectively-permeable membrane

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Osmosis is best defined as the movement of :

A) water molecules across a membrane from an area of low water concentration-to an area of higher water concentration.

B) solute molecules from an area of high concentration to an area of lower concentration. 

C) water molecules across a membrane from an area of high water concentration to an area of lower water concentration. 

D) water molecules inside a container. 

E) solute molecules from an area of low concentration to an area of higher concentration.

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