Human Anatomy, Physiology, and Medicine. Anything human!
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red blood cells will swell up and burst when placed in a hypotonic solution such as pure water. why don't we swell up and burst when we swim in the water that is hypotonic to our cells and body fluids?
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This has been answered many time on this forum. I suggest you run the search engine.
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My teacher just tell me it's the function of the skin....
but you know, teachers usually just tell us this is out of syllabus, i hate that, that's why i always study extras...and this sometimes get me into bad result.
I'm weird and crazy!
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