Study the diagram below showing a portion of an onion epidermis that had been irrigated with a certain solution X.
a) In one word describe the condition of the cells (1mk)
b) Describe the process that lead to the condition named above. (3mks)
b) The cell sap was hypotonic to the solution X; hence water was drawn from the cell into the solution by osmosis; making the cytoplasm to shrink and cell membrane detach from the cell wall;