Classic, fun, and easy to do lab showing passive transport through osmosis.Students follow the scientific method to see which way water moves when apples are submerged in distilled water and salt water overnight. Students will gather data in a data table and graph as well.Materials needed-metric scale, two 250 ml beakers, distilled water, salt.
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