Thank you for registering.

One of our academic counsellors will contact you within 1 working day.

Please check your email for login details.
MY CART (5)

Use Coupon: CART20 and get 20% off on all online Study Material

ITEM
DETAILS
MRP
DISCOUNT
FINAL PRICE
Total Price: Rs.

There are no items in this cart.
Continue Shopping

Why does a hot glass tumbler crack when we hold it under cold water

Why does a hot glass tumbler crack when we hold it under cold water
 

Grade:6

1 Answers

Saurabh Koranglekar
askIITians Faculty 10341 Points
2 years ago
Dear student

Uneven or non uniform cooling of glass surface causes uneven contraction of material which is not supported by surrounding part as glass is not a good conductor of heat causes glass to break

Regards

Think You Can Provide A Better Answer ?

Provide a better Answer & Earn Cool Goodies See our forum point policy

ASK QUESTION

Get your questions answered by the expert for free