What temperature of water would burn a child?

Answer If you have kids, you know that kids love to play with water. The kitchen sink, the bathroom sink and the tub are the favorite places to play. The problem comes when a child accidentally turns on ... Read More »

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Which affects evaporation the most: air temperature, water temperature or wind speed?

Evaporation occurs when water goes from a liquid state to a gaseous state. Air temperature, water temperature and wind speed all affect evaporation. The rate of the evaporation and which factor aff... Read More »

At what temperature does cardboard burn?

Cardboard, which is made of paper stock, ignites at 427 degrees Celsius. This is equivalent to 801 degrees Fahrenheit. This differs from regular paper, which ignites at 233 degrees Celsius, or 451... Read More »

At what temperature do sparklers burn?

Hand held sparklers can be unsafe to use. Between June 20 and July 2008, fireworks caused 700 injuries. Sparklers, which can burn at 1800 degrees F, accounted along with Roman candles and novelty ... Read More »

What temperature will burn skin?

Generally, a temperature of approximately 140 degrees Fahrenheit will burn skin, but exposure time has some effect on the ability of the temperature to burn. This means that temperatures as low as ... Read More »