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Worksheet: Applications of Measuring Temperature

Q1:

What is the temperature at which water becomes ice?

Q2:

What is the temperature at which water boils?

Q3:

Daniel and William each read a thermometer outside on a cool spring day. Daniel said it is 6 4 F outside, and William said it is 1 0 2 F outside. Who is correct?

  • ADaniel
  • BWilliam

Q4:

Which of these is a unit for measuring temperature?

  • Athermometer
  • Bmetre
  • Chour
  • Ddegree Celsius

Q5:

Which of the following water temperatures is suitable for a bath?

  • A 9 0 C
  • B 0 C
  • C 1 0 0 C
  • D 3 2 C

Q6:

What is the average body temperature of a human being?

Q7:

The boiling point of water is C .

Q8:

The table shows the hottest and coldest temperatures in some cities. Which city has the highest temperature?

City 𝐴 𝐵 𝐶 𝐷
Hottest Temperature 2 9 C 3 4 C 3 1 C 3 9 C
Coldest Temperature 1 8 C 2 5 C 2 1 C 2 7 C
  • A 𝐵
  • B 𝐴
  • C 𝐶
  • D 𝐷

Q9:

A thermometer measured the temperature to be 9 9 F . Determine whether this temperature is hotter or colder than room temperature.

  • Ahotter
  • Bcolder

Q10:

A thermometer measured the temperature to be 5 6 F . Determine whether this temperature is hotter or colder than room temperature.

  • Acolder
  • Bhotter

Q11:

One day, the highest temperature was 4 0 C . Which of these could have been the lowest temperature on that day?

  • A 4 1 C
  • B 4 0 C
  • C 4 2 C
  • D 2 1 C

Q12:

The table shows the hottest and coldest temperatures in some cities. Which city has the highest “coldest temperature”?

City Rome Vienna Geneva Stockholm London
Hottest Temperature 2 3 C 1 3 C 1 9 C 1 7 C 1 0 C
Coldest Temperature 1 7 C 7 C 1 3 C 9 C 3 C
  • AStockholm
  • BVienna
  • CGeneva
  • DRome
  • ELondon

Q13:

What is the freezing point of water?

Q14:

Temperatures were measured over a period of two days. On the first day, the temperature was 6 8 F . On the second day, the temperature was 7 3 F . Determine whether the second day was hotter or colder.

  • Ahotter
  • Bcolder