An animal cell has an internal concentration of 0.1M of NaCl. You place this cell into a solution with 5M NaCl. Select the true statement below.The solution is hypotonic to the cell therefore the cell will lyseThe solution is hypotonic to the cell therefore the cell will shrivelThe solution is hypertonic to the cell therefore water will lyseThe solution is hypertonic to the cell therefore water will shrivel

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  1. An animal cell has an internal concentration of 0.1M of NaCl. You place this cell into a solution with 5M NaCl. Select the true statement below.
    1. The solution is hypotonic to the cell therefore the cell will lyse
    2. The solution is hypotonic to the cell therefore the cell will shrivel
    3. The solution is hypertonic to the cell therefore water will lyse
    4. The solution is hypertonic to the cell therefore water will shrivel
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