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steam of boiling water in a kettle can cause burns

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Burns are nasty, no matter if it is a superficial burn or a deep burn. Burns should always be treated and taken care of as soon as possible. There are dry burns and wet burns which are caused through different means. Use a dictionary, first aid manual, library books or the Internet to find out the difference between dry burns and wet burns. Have a guess first and write at the bottom of this worksheet what you think each type of burn means. Once you've completed your research, compare your answer with the original one you wrote down. Were you right?

Write the correct type of burn under each heading.

fire, hot metal, boiling water, flames, chemicals, hot oil, steam, friction, radiation, electricity.


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