WONDER #1223: Why Is Hot Water Foggy?

Question 1 of 3

Liquid water can change to gaseous water at temperatures below the boiling point through what scientific process?

  1. evaporation
  2. condensation
  3. precipitation
  4. palpitation

Question 2 of 3

What is the boiling point of water?

  1. 212º F
  2. 100º F
  3. 32º F
  4. 212º C

Question 3 of 3

The point at which the atmosphere becomes saturated with water vapor, causing condensation to occur, is known as what?

  1. vaporization point
  2. dew point
  3. breaking point
  4. saturation point

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