It is evident that there is much more material to be discussed. We have in this lesson just
scratched the surface. There are many types of thermometers; each has it place. You
should have a good mental picture of the air, mercury, bimetallic, thermocouple and
It is also important to understand what is meant by such terms as , K, ,R, ,C, and ,F,
the interrelations of these scales and how they are used should also be known.
In the succeeding lesson you will have ample discussion on the principles and use of