what are the physical states of dispersed phase and dispersion medium of a cloud?

Asked by Parminder | 24th May, 2015, 05:40: AM

Expert Answer:

  • Cloud is an aerosol that means it is a colloidal suspension of water droplets in air.
  • Hence, dispersed phase is liquid (droplets of water) and dispersion medium is gas (air).
  • It is a lyophobic colloid. Droplets in cloud precipitate as rain.

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 24th May, 2015, 02:44: PM