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Chapter 15, Problem 52E
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When relative humidity is high, sweat does not easily evaporate from skin. Why?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The reason for “when relative humidity is high, sweat does not evaporate easily” is to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

The water droplets that are found on thin and exposed objects in the morning and evening do not evaporate easily.

Relative humidity is the amount of water vapour present in the air, calculated as the percentage of vapour required for saturation at the same temperature.

Explanation of Solution

Given information: When relative humidity is high, sweat does not evaporate easily.

The temperature at which saturation of air with water droplets takes place is known as the dew point...

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