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Evaporation/Condensation question

  1. Aug 1, 2011 #1
    Hi, I was mowing my lawn today and I was drinking some water out of a water bottle and the bottle was sweating. My question is could my sweat be on the water bottle? I was thinking this was possible because my sweat would evaporate and the the water on the bottle is just condensed water. So I was think my sweat could have condensed onto the bottle after it evaporated. Is this true?
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  3. Aug 1, 2011 #2


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    Certainly! But just the water in it...
  4. Aug 1, 2011 #3
    You might be able to determine from the pattern of undisturbed condensation (from the bottle) the specific areas that you touched.
  5. Aug 1, 2011 #4
    thank you guys for the quick response that answered my question.
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