Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 13 - Think and Explain: 96

Answer

Hot water has lower surface tension than cold water, so it spreads into thin films more readily, and squeezes through small openings more easily.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 258.
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