51. Intracellular fluid (ICF) and extracellular fluid (ECF) have different : 1400766.
51. Intracellular fluid (ICF) and extracellular fluid (ECF) have different mineral compositions.
52. The main mineral in ECF is potassium.
53. When salt dissolves, the sodium and chloride ions dissociate in solution.
54. Electrolytes help maintain water balance in the various cellular compartments.
55. If sodium ions move into the cell, water moves out of the cell to balance it.
56. The mechanism of the sodium-potassium pump is one that involves active transport.
57. The sodium-potassium pump is a specialized mechanism found only in nerve and muscle cells.
58. A change in electrical charge drives the absorption of various nutrients in the small intestine.
59. The amount of water that an individual requires is not influenced by age, gender, or environmental conditions.
60. Minerals have a significant effect on blood pressure.