Campbell Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13409-341-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-13409-341-3

Chapter 44 - 44.4 - Concept Check - Page 990: 3


The rate would be decreased.

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A drop in blood pressure would reduce the rate at which blood moves through the glomerulus. If less blood moves through, less blood can be filtered. This makes filtration less effective and decreases the overall rate at which blood is filtered.
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