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Water And Changes Of State (3.1)

A. Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.

1. For water to have a definite shape and size, it must ( )


________.
(1) have a container
(2) become steam
(3) be distilled
(4) become ice

2. The amount of water vapour in the air is referred to as ( )


________.
(1) temperature
(2) humidity
(3) acidity
(4) heaviness

3. The state of water depends on its ________. ( )


(1) temperature
(2) humidity
(3) volume
(4) size

4. When salt is added to ice, the freezing point of the ice ( )


________.
(1) increases
(2) decreases
(3) remain the same
(4) keep changing

5. Which of the following condition will clothes be dried ( )


the quickest?
(1) High humidity, no wind.
(2) High humidity, strong wind.
(3) Low humidity, no wind.
(4) Low humidity, strong wind.

6. The rate of evaporation of a glass of water would be ( )


highest when the ________.
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(1) water is cold


(2) humidity is high
(3) glass is heated
(4) glass is covered at the top

7. When water is frozen into ice, ________. ( )


(1) heat is extracted from the water
(2) its volume decreases
(3) it is at boiling point
(4) evaporation increases

8. When steam is cooled, it changes into water droplets. ( )


This process is known as ________.
(1) freezing
(2) evaporation
(3) condensation
(4) distillation

9. Water freezes at 0 degrees C and boils at 100 degrees ( )


C. This statement is only true ________.
(1) at sea-level
(2) in a laboratory
(3) at any place on Earth
(4) when the water is pure

10. When a bespectacled person steps out of an air- ( )


conditioned building into the street, his glasses
become misty due to ________.
(1) evaporation
(2) freezing
(3) condensation
(4) boiling

B. Write "T" for true and "F" for false.

1. Dry ice can exist in solid, liquid or gaseous state. ( )

2. The rate of evaporation depends on the exposed ( )


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surface area of the water.

3. Evaporation takes place at temperatures lower than ( )


boiling point.

4. Ice can be changed into water vapour without first ( )


becoming water.

5. When clouds fall as rain, the process of condensation ( )


has taken place.

6. The weight of water, whether in solid, liquid or gas is ( )


the same.

7. Plants only give off oxygen, they do not give off water ( )
vapour.

8. We give off water vapour through the pores on our ( )


skin.

9. The process by which plants give off water vapour is ( )


known as perspiration.

10. In cold countries, we may get snow instead of rain ( )


from the clouds.

C. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable word.

1. When water changes to steam, its state changes from __________


to __________.

2. Water ---> water vapour ---> clouds ---> rain. This is a __________
__________.

3. When water boils, we can see ____________ escaping from the


water.

4. Hot water vapour from boiling is called ____________.

5. 0 degree C is known as the ____________ point of ice or


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____________ point of water.