Traditional experiments on osmosis usually include a study of the glucose-water experiment but lack a connection to a living system. This is a fine experiment but fails to give students a true picture of what is occurring in a living system. The following experiments describe a method of examining osmosis and some factors that can have an effect on it in a living blood cell.
Winter (December) 1982
Iowa Science Teachers Journal
© Copyright 1982 by the Iowa Academy of Science
"Osmosis: A Different Approach,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 19
, Article 5.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol19/iss3/5