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Define osmosis

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diffusion of water through a semipermeable membrane

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define osmosis

diffusion of water through a semipermeable membrane


define diffusion

movement of a substance from higher concentration to lower concentration


name 4 factors that might influence the rate of diffusion

size of molecules, lipid solubility, electric charge and temperature


what types of compounds would move into the cell by facilitated diffusion?

glucose and amino acids


define filtration

higher pressure to lower pressure through a filtration membrane--this is how urine is made


Does a passive transport mechanism require ATP?



Does an active transport require ATP?



Give an example of phagocytosis

white blood cells engulfing bacteria


Give an example of exocytosis

a release of chemicals from one nerve cell to next


define mitosis

nuclear division formation of identical daughter cells

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