Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 16 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 7

Answer

The rebound speed increases when it is hit by an approaching faster-moving molecule. The rebound speed decreases when it collides with a receding molecule.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 305.
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