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A punctured tyre becomes flat more easily in summer than in winter? Explain.

Answer :

Due to atmospheric conditions and increased temperature, the fatigue of tyre is more during summer than in winter. Tyre loses its elasticity sooner during summer.

Explanation: -


During summer due to high temperature, the gas in the tyre expands. Due to which, volume increases and pressure decreases. As there is a puncture in the tyre, so gas gets the path to come out. So, in summer the punctured tyre becomes flat easily than in winter.


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