Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 17 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 22

Answer

Decreasing the temperature of a liquid means decreases the average kinetic energy of the atoms/molecules, which means they move more sluggishly, and attractive forces between them are more likely to cause them to stick together.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 327.
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