Roy Hunter wrote:It seemed really obvious to me too. But I have heard it argued through several times by people who don't get thermodynamics, and apparently it is counterintuitive: they seem to think the milkless tea will stay hotter because it starts hotter.Rainswept wrote:This one seemed really obvious to me. I read it 3 times just to make sure I wasn't misunderstanding.
I did get the right answer, even if I thought you were asking which cup would be coldest. 3 years of telling people to read the exam question properly apparently still hasn't sunk into my head
I'm still trying to think of a way to be a smartarse and break it though, are you allowed to cover or insulate these cups?