Suppose a Paramecium, a freshwater protist, was placed in salt water. What would occur (assume the salt water is hypertonic to the Paramecium)?

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    The cell would swell up and burst.
    The contractile vacuole would shrink.
    The contractile vacuole would need to expel water more frequently.
    All of the above are correct.

asked May 30, 2013 in Biology by anonymous
    

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The contractile vacuole would shrink.
answered May 31, 2013 by Bioshare ~Top Expert~ (34,070 points)

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