Cell Transport Crossword Puzzle

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  • hydrophobic: describes the tail region of a phospholipid
  • isotonic: solution with equal solute to the cell
  • hydrophilic: describes the head region of a phospholipid
  • passive: type of transport that does not require energy
  • exocytosis: large particles moving out of the cell
  • phospholipid: makes up the cell membrane
  • osmosis: movement of water across a cell membrane
  • hypotonic: solution with fewer solutes than the cell
  • active: type of transport requiring energy
  • atp: energy utilized in active transport
  • swell: happens to cells as a result of a hypotonic solution
  • bilayer: double layer of phospholipids
  • diffusion: particle movement from high to low concentration
  • hypertonic: solution with more solutes than the cell
  • endocytosis: large particles moving into the cell
  • shrink: happens to cells as a result of a hypertonic solution
  • selective: _ permeability describes the cell membrane