## Question

### Solution

Correct option is

Water

Water has the highest specific heat among the given substances (= 1 cal/gm-oC).

#### SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

Oxygen boils at – 183oC. This temperature is approximately:

Q2

The reading of centigrade thermometer coincides with that of Fahrenheit the thermometer in a liquid. The temperature of the liquid is:

Q3

The Fahrenheit and Kelvin scales of temperature will give the same reading at:

Q4

The temperature of substance increases by 27oC. On the Kelvin scale this increase is equal to:

Q5

A centigrade and a Fahrenheit thermometer are dipped in boiling water. The water temperature is lowered until the Fahrenheit thermometer registers 140o. What is the fall in temperature as registered by the Centigrade thermometer:

Q6

Mercury thermometers can be used to measure temperatures up to:

Q7

Which of the following is the smallest temperature?

Q8

The temperature at which the reading of a Fahrenheit thermometer will be double that of Centigrade thermometer is:

Q9

In a resistance thermometer the resistances at 0oC and 100oC are 6.74 and 7.74 ohm respectively. The temperature corresponding to 6.53 ohm resistance is:

Q10

Which of the following has the highest specific heat?