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It is more difficult to measure the coefficient of expansion of a liquid than

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Question: It is more difficult to measure the coefficient of expansion of a liquid than that of a solid because:

Options are:

a. A liquid tends to evaporate
b. A liquid expands too little when heated
c. A liquid expands too much when heated
d. The containing vessel also expands
e. No relation exists between linear and volume expansion coefficients


Correct answer is:

d. The containing vessel also expands