Forums Assignment Help Water pipes often burst at hill stations on cold nights?

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    ahprofessional
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    Water pipes often burst at hill stations on cold frosty nights. Why?

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    john Smith
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    The temperature may fall below 00C during cold frosty nights which converts the water inside the pipes into ice, resulting in an increase in volume. This exerts great force on the pipes and as a result, they burst.

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