# Science

road salt has been dropped on grass. keep osmosis in mind, what would happen?

since the road salt is hypertonic solution and therefore the water in the grass would diffuse into the road salt thus causing the grass to die.

Is this right? What should I add?

1. 0
2. 0
3. 1
1. That sounds good to me. We all know salt will kill grass. It's good that science agrees with that.

1. 0
2. 0
posted by DrBob222
2. Thanks DrBob :)

1. 0
2. 0
posted by Lena

## Similar Questions

1. ### last question sci. :)

road salt has been dropped on grass. keep osmosis in mind, what would happen? answer: since the road salt is hypertonic solution and therefore the water in the grass would diffuse into the road salt thus causing the grass to die.
2. ### SCIENCE

I need help. I cannot find an answer to this in my book. What would happen to a frog placed in seawater? What would happen to a sea cucumber put in fresh water? The concept here is osmosis. Bear in mind sea water is concentrated
3. ### maths need help

the diameter of a circular grass-field is 40m. There is a road of width 1 m starting from 1 m away of its end point. Calculate the expenditure to grass the road at a rate of 26 paise per m^2. Plz help with solution
4. ### salt blood pressure

Why does an increased salt intake cause a rise in blood pressure in salt sensitive individuals? A Sodium ions from salt increase heart rate. B Chloride ions from salt increase heart rate. C Sodium and chloride ions in blood cause
5. ### Biology

What is the osmotic pressure of the salt solution in reverse-osmosis? Select one: a. An equilibrium state where the amount of solvent passing in opposite directions is equal b. An equilibrium state where the amount of solvent
6. ### 9th grade, Biology

Using what you know about osmosis, explain what would happen if you placed a jellyfish in a freshwater lake. I need help with this, please answer if you can, (:
7. ### 9th grade biology honors

What would happen if you placed a grape in a bowl with highly concentrated sugar water? and also i need help with this question: "Talking about osmosis, what would happen to a jellyfish placed in a freshwater lake?
8. ### science

A reversed osmosis plant desalinates 5×106 L/day of feedwater containing 1,500mg/L of salts, yielding 3 x106 L/day of product water with 75 mg/L of salt. What is reverse osmosis? What is desalination? What would the salt
9. ### debating on

is human better than grass (opposed) Grass is better because without it we would be dead right now! The grass gives us oxygen to breathe! GRASS MUCH BETTR
10. ### chemistry hw

SOMEONE PLEASE HELP AND CONFIRM THE RIGHT ANSWER FOR ME...I HAVE ONE MORE ATTEMPT TO THIS PROBLEM AND I NEED HELP!!!!! PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! THANKS! In reverse osmosis, water flows out of a salt solution until the osmotic

More Similar Questions