biology / plasmolysis of human red blood cells

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Plasmolysis of human red blood cells would occur if the cell were in .. solution
A) isotonic
B) hypertonic
C) hypotonic
D) none of these

I think it's B. I'm not too sure though.

  • biology / plasmolysis of human red blood cells -

    hypertonic

  • biology / plasmolysis of human red blood cells -

    hypotonic solution

  • biology / plasmolysis of human red blood cells -

    D) none of these

    Plasmolysis happens in plant cells.
    does not happen in animal cells.
    In plant cells it happens in hypertonic solutions.

    The cell membrane inside the cell shrinks but the cell wall stays the same.

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