Misconception AMM087:

The number of atoms or molecules of a substance increases when the temperature decreases and decreases when the temperature increases (Herrmann-Abell & DeBoer, 2007).

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AM052005

When an iron frying pan cools, the distance between the iron atoms decreases.

13%