What Is the Difference Between High and Low Viscosity?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 4:07:45 PM ET
QUOI Media Group/CC-BY-SA 2.0

The difference between high and low viscosity is the thickness of the material being measured. Low viscosity refers to substances that are thin, such as water, while high viscosity substances are thick. An example of a high viscosity liquid is syrup.