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the metabolism of a cell suddenly slowed down so that there was less cellular energy available, which role of the cell membrane would you expect to be most affected? Answer The active transport of ions across the membrane The facilitated diffusion of sugars The osmosis of water across the membrane The passive diffusion of oxygen across the membrane

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  1. LiliaKarina
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    for option 2- 4, they each move from a high concentration to low concentration, so there is no need of energy for it to function properly. Also osmosis is the solute that is pulling the water Only active transport that is solely rely on energy, so yes, answer is A.

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