High surface tension of a liquid is due to...
strong net intermolecular attraction toward the liquid surface
strong net intermolecular attraction toward the center of the liquid
Chemistry question; surface tension of liquid
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Surface tension is caused by the effects of intermolecular forces at the interface. Surface tension depends on the nature of the liquid, the surrounding environment and temperature. Liquids were molecules have large attractive intermolecular forces will have a large surface tension.
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