Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 27 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 26

Answer

Large droplets absorb some of the light that falls upon them. If there are many of these large droplets, little light makes it all the way through the cloud, and the cloud appears dark. If the droplets become larger still, they turn into rain.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 514.
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