Chemistry 12th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 12 - Physical Properties of Solutions - Questions & Problems: 12.93

Answer

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Work Step by Step

As we know, due to osmosis, water moves across the semipermeable membrane into the pill as it is in a hypotonic solution. We also know that the pressure slowly increases and pushes the elastic membrane to the right which causes the drug to exit.
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