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temperature remains constant on melting and boiling /? why?

temperature remains constant on melting and boiling /? why?

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BABLU KUMAR
29 Points
11 years ago

this happens so because the heat supplied after reaching melting and boiling point is used up to overcome the intermolecular forces of attraction between the atoms. until these forces are not overcome ,temperature can't increase and this supplied heat is called latent heat..............

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