what is hypotonic solution


Asked by surajsingha711 | 4th Apr, 2019, 09:57: AM

Expert Answer:

If the medium surrounding the cell has higher water concentration than that of the cell is called hypotonic solution.
The water molecules will freely pass across the plasma membrane in both the directions. 
The cell will gain water by osmosis. it will swell up and bcome turgid.

Answered by Varsha | 4th Apr, 2019, 11:06: AM