Q. 105.0( 1 Vote )
The most appropriate characteristic of a semi-permeable membrane is that
A. it has minute pores.
B. it has no pores.
C. it allows the solute to pass through but not the solvent.
D. it allows a solvent to pass through freely but prevents the passage of the solute.
In case of a semi-permeable membrane, the pores present are very tiny which allows the passage of molecules of solvent whereas prevents the solutes to pass which are larger than the molecules of the solvent.
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