what is meant by high surface tention?

Asked by pspratimasingh588 | 28th Jun, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Surface tension is a property of liquids in which the upper exposed surface tends to contract to the smallest possible area. High surface tension denotes the liquid molecules has strong attractive forces on its surface and thus forms a spherical shape. Water is said to have high surface tension.

Answered by  | 14th Jul, 2010, 04:01: PM

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