# 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 outside, and William said it is outside. Who is correct?

• 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
• B
• C
• D

Q6:

What is the average body temperature of a human being?

Q7:

The boiling point of water is .

Q8:

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

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

Q9:

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

• Ahotter
• Bcolder

Q10:

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

• Acolder
• Bhotter

Q11:

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

• A
• B
• C
• D

Q12:

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

 City Hottest Temperature Coldest Temperature Rome Vienna Geneva Stockholm London 2 3 ∘ C 1 3 ∘ C 1 9 ∘ C 1 7 ∘ C 1 0 ∘ C 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 . On the second day, the temperature was . Determine whether the second day was hotter or colder.

• Ahotter
• Bcolder