Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Water and ice transition

  1. Mar 24, 2012 #1
    hello,
    does someone knows why theres a sharp transition between water and ice?
    from water to gas the transition is much longer....
    thanks.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 24, 2012 #2

    turbo

    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    Have you looked up "latent heat" of water in regard to phase transition?
     
  4. Mar 24, 2012 #3
    can you please explain? i dont understand about it but i must know the answer..... thanks in advance..
     
  5. Mar 24, 2012 #4

    Evo

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    Please post this in the homework section and use the template, showing what you've done to answer the question. We don't give out answers.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Water and ice transition
  1. Transition Elements (Replies: 4)

  2. Transition metals (Replies: 7)

Loading...