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Two cells A and B are contiguous. Cell A has osmotic pressure 10 atm, turgor pressure 7 atm and diffusion pressure deficit 3 atm. Cell B has osmotic pressure 8 atm, turgor pressure 3 atm and diffusion pressure deficit 5 atm. The result will be

  • Movement of water from cell B to A

  • No movement of water

  • Equilibrium between the two

  • Movement of water from cell A to B

Answer

D.

Movement of water from cell A to B

The water moves from lower DPD to higher DPD.

The water moves from lower DPD to higher DPD.