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What produces more severe burns, boiling water or steam?

Solution

Steam has more energy than boiling water. It possesses the additional latent heat of vaporization. Therefore, burns produced by steam are more severe than those produced by boiling water.

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 NCERT Solution for Science Textbook for Class 9 (2018 to Current)
Chapter 1: Matter in Our Surroundings
Q: 8 | Page no. 12
Solution What produces more severe burns, boiling water or steam? Concept: Evaporation - How Does Evaporation Cause Cooling.
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