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175. Thermometry

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This Physics Factsheet will help you answer the following questions:
• how do we measure temperature?
• how is a thermometer made and used?
• what assumptions are made when we use a thermometer?
• how do different types of thermometers compare?

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April 2011

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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