Problem: If more sugar were added to the solution on the left side of the tube, what would happen to the water level on the right side of the tube? A) The water level would stay the sameB) The water level would riseC) The water level would go down. 

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

– solvent molecules move from lower to higher solute concentration

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If more sugar were added to the solution on the left side of the tube, what would happen to the water level on the right side of the tube? 


A) The water level would stay the same

B) The water level would rise

C) The water level would go down. 

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