A student soaked 12 g of raisins in 60 mL of distilled water in two beakers A and B each. She maintained beaker A at 200C and beaker B at 400C after an hour. The percentage of water absorbed will be more in A than B.why?

Asked by Bholanath Beura | 16th Nov, 2012, 08:09: PM

Expert Answer:

The percentage of water absorbed will be more in B than A since B (40 degree Celcius) is maintained at a higher temperature than A (20 degree Celcius). With rise of temperature, endosmosis is quicker.

Answered by  | 17th Nov, 2012, 08:14: AM

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