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Examine the scenario.

A cell is sitting in a beaker filled with an isotonic solution. A researcher adds a large quantity of salt to the solution.

How will the cell be affected by this change?
The cell will increase in size and then burst.
No change will occur since the solution is isotonic.
The cell will increase in size.
The cell will decrease in size.

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  1. The cell will decrease in size.

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  2. Not sure why everyone disliked what Anonymous posted because it's correct. I figured it was incorrect because of the two dislikes even though it sounded correct so I got that question wrong. So, thanks to those two people. Anyways, the answer is in fact "The cell will decrease in size."

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