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School Physics Quiz : Thermometers


Answer the following questions based on matter.

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1.

The liquid present in the bulbs of the Six's maximum and minimum thermometer is _______.

  Alcohol

  Mercury

 

2.

A clinical thermometer may be used to measure a person's temperature.

  True

  False

 

3.

_______ is used in a clinical thermometer.

  Mercury

  Alcohol

  Water

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

Mercury does not stick to the sides of the capillary tube of a thermometer.

  True

  False

 

5.

In the Six's maximum and minimum thermometer, the thermometric liquid is _______.

  Alcohol

  Mercury

 

6.

The thermometric fluid used by Galileo in his thermometer was

  Air

  Mercury

  Alcohol

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

'Mercury has a high boiling point' is one of the characteristic properties that makes it a good choice for a thermometric liquid.

  True

  False

 


 
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