in osmosis what happens to water molecules if they are heated?

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Osmosis is the movement of water across a selectively permeable membrane from high concentration, to low concentration until the concentration gradient on either side of the membrane is equal. By heating the water molecules, they will gain energy and become excited moving around more rapidly. This will speed up the process of osmosis.