Why is it difficult to light a matchstick by striking it on a smooth surface?


Asked by Topperlearning User | 28th Jul, 2016, 10:12: AM

Expert Answer:

It is difficult to light a matchstick by striking it on a smooth surface because enough friction is not provided by a smooth surface to produce sufficient heat.


Answered by  | 28th Jul, 2016, 12:12: PM