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 2 years ago
The phase change in which a substance changes from a gas directly to a solid is _____.
I do believe it's Deposition, unless I'm getting confused with a gas to a liquid?
 2 years ago
The phase change in which a substance changes from a gas directly to a solid is _____. I do believe it's Deposition, unless I'm getting confused with a gas to a liquid?

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eashmore
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Gas to liquid is condensation (like on the side of your lemonaide glass!) Deposition skips liquid (who needs 'em?) and is a change from gas to solid.

Harkirat
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the answer is sublimation

eashmore
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Sublimation is solid to gas. Dry ice sublimates.

Harkirat
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is the same for gas to solid.....

Harkirat
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is also called deposition in some books...

eashmore
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Desublimation is another term for deposition. I guess there is still some ambiguity here.

Lime
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's debatable. I essentially believe the answer is deposition, but thank you @Harkirat, for your insight.

Harkirat
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Even in science sometimes they leave ambiguities....I feel "reverse sublimation" should be the correct name that they should coin.....☺

NotTheBrightest
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The answer is NOT condensation.
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