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You asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 2 months ago

Why is the rate of submilition faster when the dry ice is placed in the water than when the dry ice is placed in the air?

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rate of subimation

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rate of sublimation

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    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Water heat transfer is by conduction.

    Air heat transfer is by convection

    Conduction is generally much better at heat transfer.

  • 1 month ago

    The density of water is much higher than the density of air.

  • 2 months ago

    the water conducts heat much better than air, so the CO₂ is warmed much faster.

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