How does evaporation cause cooling?....

Asked by  | 13th Jun, 2008, 02:14: PM

Expert Answer:

Evaporation is one of the four principal ways that heat can be transferred (the other three are radiation, convection, and conduction). Evaporation  is an endothermic reaction: the reaction essentially "consumes" heat from surroundings, which cools the surroundings in the process.

Answered by  | 19th Jun, 2008, 01:14: PM

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