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Flashcards in Transport across cell membranes Deck (6):
1

what is the cell membrane composed of?

Phospholipids and proteins

2

Describe Passive Transport

Doesn't require energy and is a high concentration to a low concentration

3

Give an example of Passive transport

Diffusion/Osmosis

4

Describe active Transport

Requires energy and Is low concentration to a high concentration

5

What does turgid mean?

Vacuole has swollen due to water gain

6

What does plasmolysed

Vacuole has shrunk due to water loss