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Galileo thermometer

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A Galileo thermometer (or Galilean thermometer) is a thermometer made of a sealed glass cylinder containing a clear liquid and ... The English translation of this work (1684) describes the device ('...

How does a liquid thermometer work? | Reference.com

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A liquid thermometer works by using the thermal expansion of a liquid within a capillary tube to measure temperature. The precision of this method varies by the  ...

How Does the Thermometer Work? - Energy Quest - California

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Apr 22, 2002 ... A thermometer is a device that measures the temperature of things. ... Inside the glass tube of a thermometer, the liquid has no place to go but ...

How thermometers work | Types of thermometers compared

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Dec 27, 2015 ... A simple dial thermometer in a freezer showing a temperature of about ... amount of mercury—a rather special metal that's a liquid at ordinary, ...

How does a Galileo thermometer work? | How It Works Magazine

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Apr 27, 2010 ... The Galileo thermometer consists of a vertical glass tube, typically filled with ... when the temperature cools (ie density of the liquid increases).

The Ups and Downs of Thermometers | Chapter 1: Matter—Solids ...

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When heated, the molecules of the liquid in the thermometer move faster, ... to an explanation on the molecular level, of why the liquid moves the way it does. ... Do you think the thermometer would work as well if the tube the liquid moves in ...

How Thermometers Work - edHelper.com

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Print How Thermometers Work (font options, pick words for additional ... As the temperature around the thermometer's bulb heats up, the liquid rises in the glass  ...

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Dec 6, 2008 ... A thermometer works on the principle of the expansion of liquid, which depends on temperature. Find out ... How does a thermometer work?

liquid thermometer | measurement device | Britannica.com

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Liquid thermometer. Measurement ... Britannica does not currently have an article on this topic. ... Gas thermometers work best at very low temperatures. Liquid ...

thermometer | measurement instrument | Britannica.com

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Gas thermometers work best at very low temperatures. Liquid thermometers are the most common type in use. They are simple, inexpensive, long-lasting, and ...

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How does the liquid in a glass thermometer work? | Reference.com

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The liquid in a glass thermometer, either colored alcohol or mercury, expands as it heats and condenses as it cools. In a thermometer, the liquid cannot expand ...

How does a Galileo thermometer work? | HowStuffWorks

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... floating things in it. What kind of thermometer is this, and how does it work? ... The bubbles are glass spheres filled with a colored liquid mixture. This liquid ...

Temperature and Thermometers - The Physics Classroom

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So exactly how does a thermometer work? How does it ... These liquid thermometers are based on the principal of thermal expansion. When a substance gets ...