Bromine Particles Are Almost Twice as Heavy as Chlorine Particles. Which Gas Will Diffuse Faster; Bromine (Vapour) Or - Science

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Bromine particles are almost twice as heavy as chlorine particles. Which gas will diffuse faster; bromine (vapour) or chlorine? Explain your answer.

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Solution

Chlorine particles will diffuse faster than bromine particles. This is because lighter molecules diffuse faster than heavier molecules.

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Chapter 1: Matter in Our Surroundings - Very Short Answers [Page 21]

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Lakhmir Singh Class 9 Chemistry - Science Part 2
Chapter 1 Matter in Our Surroundings
Very Short Answers | Q 68 | Page 21

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