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Temperature Quizzes & Trivia

This somewhat geographical-somewhat chemical quiz will put your knowledge to the test on assorted topics such as the Kelvin scale, dry ice, inter-particle forces, the melting point of a substance and the evaporation of liquids.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one of the following sets of phenomena would increase on raising the temperature? 
    • A. 

      Diffusion ,evaporation, compression of gases

    • B. 

      Evaporation, compression of gases and solubility

    • C. 

      Evaporation , diffusion , expansion of gases

    • D. 

      Evaporation, solubility diffusion compression of gases

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Low temperature , low pressure

    • B. 

      High temperature , low pressure

    • C. 

      Low temperature , high pressure

    • D. 

      High temperature , high pressure

  • 3. 
    On Kelvin scale 0OC is equal to – 
    • A. 

      273 K

    • B. 

      – 273 K

    • C. 

      0 K

    • D. 

      100 K

  • 4. 
    The melting point of a substance is defined as the constant temperature at 1 Atmospheric pressure when
    • A. 

      Both the solid & liquid exist together

    • B. 

      Only liquid is present

    • C. 

      The solid is completely changed into liquid

    • D. 

      The solid starts melting

  • 5. 
    Which of the following factors are responsible for the change of state of solid CO2 into Vapours?
    • A. 

      Increase in temperature

    • B. 

      Decrees In pressure

    • C. 

      Increase in pressure

    • D. 

      Both decrees in pressure and increase in temperature

  • 6. 
    Dry ice means –
    • A. 

      Solid

    • B. 

      Solid water

    • C. 

      Solid

    • D. 

      Solid CO

  • 7. 
    When we add sugar in water, particles of sugar disappear because they - 
    • A. 

      Are very small

    • B. 

      Get into the spaces between water particles

    • C. 

      Are moving

    • D. 

      All above

  • 8. 
    Find the incorrect statement
    • A. 

      Cooling is caused during boiling

    • B. 

      Low boiling liquids evaporate faster than high boiling liquids

    • C. 

      Evaporation is a surface phenomena but boiling is not

    • D. 

      The standard room temperature is 298K

  • 9. 
    The evaporation of a liquid occur only at 
    • A. 

      All temperatures

    • B. 

      A fixed temperature

    • C. 

      Temperature less than 0°C

    • D. 

      Temperature more than 100°C

  • 10. 
    The interparticle forces are the strongest in 
    • A. 

      Ammonia

    • B. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • C. 

      Sodium Bromide

    • D. 

      Ethyl alcohol

  • 11. 
    During summer water kept in an earthen pot becomes cool because of the phenomenon of 
    • A. 

      Diffusion

    • B. 

      Transpiration

    • C. 

      Osmosis

    • D. 

      Evaporation

  • 12. 
    Select the correct order of substances in increasing order of attraction between the particles:
    • A. 

      Water < Sugar < Oxygen

    • B. 

      Sugar < Oxygen < Water

    • C. 

      Sugar < Water < Oxygen

    • D. 

      Oxygen < Water < Sugar

  • 13. 
    Name the state of matter that 'has minimum inter particle attraction’
    • A. 

      Solid

    • B. 

      Gas

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 14. 
    The melting point of a substance is defined as the constant temperature at 1 Atmospheric pressure when
    • A. 

      Both the solid & liquid exist together

    • B. 

      Only liquid is present

    • C. 

      The solid is completely changed into liquid

    • D. 

      The solid starts melting

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Conversion of solid into vapors without passing through the liquid state is called as vaporization

    • B. 

      Conversion of vapors into solids without passing through the liquid state is called sublimation

    • C. 

      Conversion of vapors into solids without passing through the liquid state is called freezing

    • D. 

      Conversion of solid into liquid is called sublimation