Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 15 - Think and Explain: 91

Answer

The volume will increase.

Work Step by Step

Water occupies the smallest volume at $4^{\circ}C$. If it starts at that temperature, then cools to $3^{\circ}C$, then to $1^{\circ}C$, the volume increases the whole time. This is discussed on pages 293-295 and shown in Figures 15.20-15.21.
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