What would happen if the molecular collisions in the kinetic theory are inelastic?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 21st Apr, 2015, 12:21: PM

Expert Answer:

If the molecular collisions in the kinetic theory are inelastic, there would be a constant loss of energy. Due to this loss of energy, the molecular motion will slow down and ultimately they will settle down at the bottom.

Answered by  | 21st Apr, 2015, 02:21: PM