Can a given material exist simultaneously in all three states?If so how.

Asked by rittwik | 14th Jan, 2010, 07:16: PM

Expert Answer:

Yes, a given material exist simultaneously in all three states at triple point. Triple point is the  temperature and pressure at which a substance can coexist in all three phases i.e. solid,liquid and gas. By suitably adjusting temperature and pressure a given substance can exist simultaneously in all three states.

Answered by  | 15th Jan, 2010, 09:41: AM

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