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MCQ. In a resistance thermometer, a metal wire shows a resistance of 500 Ω at the ice point and 550 Ω at the steam point. The temperature when resistance is 535 Ω would be

  1. 60 °C
  2. 65 °C
  3. 70 °C
  4. 75 °C


MCQ. Absolute zero on Kelvin scale is equal to

  1. 373 K
  2. 273 K
  3. 0 K
  4. None of the above


MCQ. While going through a heap of junk in her garage, Jackie found an uncalibrated mercury thermometer. After a few experiments, she succeeded in calibrating it. Her notes show that the ice point of the thermometer corresponds to 3 cm while the steam point corresponds to 30 cm of mercury. If Jackie's calculations are fine, then length = 15 cm would correspond to

  1. 46 °C
  2. 44 °C
  3. 42 °C
  4. 40 °C


MCQ. Every temperature measuring instrument makes use of a physical property of a substance in order to measure temperature objectively, which physical property is used by Mercury-in-glass thermometer?

  1. Electromotive force
  2. Volume of a fixed mass of liquid
  3. resistance of a piece of metal
  4. Pressure of a fixed mass of gas at constant volume


MCQ. Which one of these thermometers is portable as well as simple to use?

  1. Constant-volume gas thermometer
  2. resistance thermometer
  3. Thermocouple
  4. Mercury-in-glass thermometer