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

Will a 3- minute egg cook any faster if the water is boiling furiously than if it is simmering quietly?

Will a 3- minute egg cook any faster if the water is boiling furiously than if it is simmering quietly?

Grade:11

1 Answers

Aditi Chauhan
askIITians Faculty 396 Points
6 years ago
No, 3-mintue egg cooks will not any faster if the water is boiling furiously than if it is simmering quickly.
To cook, heat should be uniformly distributed through the egg. Even though water is boiling furiously, the heat will not be uniformly distributed through the egg. But in the simmering process the heat energy will be distributed uniformly through the egg by the conduction process. That is why; 3-mintue egg cooks will not any faster if the water is boiling furiously than if it is simmering quickly.

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