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by Harrow
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:45 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Question about diffusion
Replies: 5
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In the example with the same volume but different surface area we used a 8x2x1/2 and a 2x2x2.
by Harrow
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:43 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Question about diffusion
Replies: 5
Views: 5664

As you may have noticed I'm somewhat of an amateur at biology.
by Harrow
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:42 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Question about diffusion
Replies: 5
Views: 5664

Question about diffusion

I have a question about diffusion of cells. Why would you expect more of a smaller cell to be diffused in the same period of time than a large cell. Is it just because the smaller ones move faster? And also why would you expect a cell with the same volume as a cubic one, but with a different surface...