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# NCERT solutions for Class 7 Science Textbook chapter 4 - Heat [Latest edition]

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## Chapter 4: Heat

#### NCERT solutions for Class 7 Science Textbook Chapter 4 Heat [Pages 45 - 47]

Q 1 | Page 45

State similarities and differences between the laboratory thermometer and the clinical thermometer.

Q 2 | Page 45

Give two examples each of conductors and insulators of heat.

Q 3.1 | Page 45

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The hotness of an object is determined by its __ __.

Q 3.2 | Page 45

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Temperature of boiling water cannot be measured by a __ __ thermometer.

Q 3.3 | Page 45

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Temperature is measured in degree ___ _.

Q 3.4 | Page 45

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No medium is required for transfer of heat by the process of ___ _.

Q 3.5 | Page 45

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A cold steel spoon is dipped in a cup of hot milk. It transfers heat to its other end by the process of __ _ _.

Q 3.6 | Page 45

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Clothes of ___ _ colours absorb heat better than clothes of light colours.

Q 4 | Page 46

Match the following:

 Land breeze blows during summer Sea breeze blows during winter Dark coloured clothes are preferred during day Light coloured clothes are preferred during night

Q 5 | Page 46

Discuss why wearing more layers of clothing during winters keeps us warmer than wearing just one thick piece of clothing.

Q 6 | Page 46

Look at Figure. Mark where the heat is being transferred by conduction, by convection and by radiation

Q 7 | Page 46

In places of hot climate it is advised that the outer walls of houses be painted white. Explain.

Q 8 | Page 46

One litre of water at 30°C is mixed with one litre of water at 50°C. The temperature of the mixture will be

•  80°C

• more than 50°C but less than 80°C

• 20°C

• between 30°C and 50°C

Q 9 | Page 47

An iron ball at 40°C is dropped in a mug containing water at 40°C.

The heat will

• flow from iron ball to water.

• not flow from iron ball to water or from water to iron ball.

• flow from water to iron ball.

• increase the temperature of both.

Q 10 | Page 47

A wooden spoon is dipped in a cup of ice cream. Its other end

• becomes cold by the process of conduction

• becomes cold by the process of convection.

• becomes cold by the process of radiation.

• does not become cold.

Q 11 | Page 47

Stainless steel pans are usually provided with copper bottoms. The reason for this could be that

• copper bottom makes the pan more durable.

• such pans appear colourful.

• copper is a better conductor of heat than the stainless steel

• copper is easier to clean than the stainless steel.

## NCERT solutions for Class 7 Science Textbook chapter 4 - Heat

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Concepts covered in Class 7 Science Textbook chapter 4 Heat are Concept of Hot and Cold, Measuring Temperature, Laboratory Thermometer, Transfer of Heat, Kinds of Clothes Wear in Summer and Winter.

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