If you add a cube of sugar to a drink, how could you speed up the diffusion of the sugar molecules without stirring it?
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Osmosis is the process of diffusion of water across a semi-permeable membrane (water molecules are small enough to move across but other molecules are too big and must stay in their respective compartments). The water will move in the direction that equalizes the concentration of solutes on both sides of the membrane. If you have ...
The solution discusses questions about osmosis and diffusion of sugar molecules.