The cell wall isA) Dead and impermeableB) Living and freely permeable
C) Dead and freely impermeable
D) Living and semi-permeable

Correct Answer: (C) Dead and freely impermeable


The cell wall is dead and freely impermeable.

As the cell wall is dead, cells cement together and anchor the cellulose fibers of the cell wall giving it a rigid and woody structure. Cell wall shows hydrophobic properties, that they can't mix with water and are impermeable.


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