what causes an ice cube held in your hand to melt

Asked by varungaba523 | 17th Jan, 2021, 08:48: PM

Expert Answer:

The difference in the temperature of hand and temperature of ice causes ice held in hand to melt. We know, that the heat flows from higher temprature to lower temperature region. Thus, in this case, the heat flows from hand to ice and hence, ice starts melting.

Answered by Shiwani Sawant | 18th Jan, 2021, 11:47: AM