Thermometers - Data Sheet

Questions

  1. How long did it take for the thermometer to record the correct temperature? What happened in the time it took for the reading to be accurate?




  2. How can the air thermometer accurately record temperature? Describe its aspects that are similar to those of an alcohol thermometer.





  3. Why do liquids expand at a faster rate than solids? How does this help a Galileo thermometer record temperature?