Describe an activity to show that only living cells absorb water by osmosis and not dead cells.

Asked by farhana faru | 17th Sep, 2013, 12:57: PM

Expert Answer:

If the raisins are kept in water for some time, they swell up showing that the plant cells absorb water due to osmosis i.e. the water moves from a region of high concentration to a region of low concentration.

Answered by  | 18th Sep, 2013, 10:31: PM

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