What is the main drawback of the Collision theory?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM
The main drawback of the Collision theory is that it considers atoms and molecules to be hard spheres and ignores their structures.
Answered by | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM
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