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Solved: In a classroom demonstration, the pressure inside

Physics | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780321611116 | Authors: James S. Walker ISBN: 9780321611116 152

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In a classroom demonstration, the pressure inside a soft drink can is suddenly reduced to essentially zero. Assuming the can to be a cylinder with a height of 12 cm and a diameter of 6.5 cm, nd the net inward force exerted on the vertical sides of the can due to atmospheric pressure.

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Chapter 17: Phases and Phase Changes  An ideal gas is one that is dilute enough, and far away enough from condensing, that the interactions between molecules can be ignored  If the volume of an ideal gas is held constant, we can find that the pressure increases with temperature o P = (constant)T  If the volume and temperature are kept constant, but more gas is added, the pressure will increase o P = (constant)N  If the temperature is constant and the volume decreases, the pressure increases o P = (constant) / V  Combining all of the above equations, we create the following equation o P = k (NT/V) o K = the Boltzmann constant = 1.38 x 10^(­23) J/K o PV=NkT

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Textbook: Physics
Edition: 4
Author: James S. Walker
ISBN: 9780321611116

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