2.11 Hydrogen bonds make liquid water cohesive
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What is cohesion?
the tendency of molecules to stick together,
How do trees depend on cohesion?
help transport roots to their leaves, the evaporation of water form a leaf exerts a pulling forced on water within the veins of the leaf
What is adhesion?
the clinging of one substance to another,
How does adhesion help plants ?
the adhesion of water to the cell walls of a plant's thin veins also helps counter the downward pull of gravity
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