 1.45P: Your 200g cup of tea is boilinghot. About how much ice should you...
 1.1P: The Fahrenheit temperature scale is defined so that ice melts at 32...
 1.2P: The Rankine temperature scale (abbreviated °R) uses the same size d...
 1.3P: Determine the kelvin temperature for each of the following:(a) huma...
 1.4P: Does it ever make sense to say that one object is “twice as hot” as...
 1.5P: When you’re sick with a fever and you take your temperature with a ...
 1.6P: Give an example to illustrate why you cannot accurately judge the t...
 1.7P: When the temperature of liquid mercury increases by one degree Cels...
 1.8P: For a solid, we also define the linear thermal expansion coefficien...
 1.9P: What is the volume of one mole of air, at room temperature and 1 at...
 1.10P: Estimate the number of air molecules in an averagesized room.
 1.11P: Rooms A and B are the same size, and are connected by an open door....
 1.12P: Calculate the average volume per molecule for an ideal gas at room ...
 1.13P: A mole is approximately the number of protons in a gram of protons....
 1.14P: Calculate the mass of a mole of dry air, which is a mixture of N2 (...
 1.15P: Estimate the average temperature of the air inside a hotair balloo...
 1.16P: The exponential atmosphere.(a) Consider a horizontal slab of air wh...
 1.17P: Even at low density, real gases don’t quite obey the ideal gas law....
 1.18P: Calculate the rms speed of a nitrogen molecule at room temperature.
 1.19P: Suppose you have a gas containing hydrogen molecules and oxygen mol...
 1.20P: Uranium has two common isotopes, with atomic masses of 238 and 235....
 1.21P: During a hailstorm, hailstones with an average mass of 2 g and a sp...
 1.22P: If you poke a hole in a container full of gas, the gas will start l...
 1.23P: Calculate the total thermal energy in a liter of helium at room tem...
 1.24P: Calculate the total thermal energy in a gram of lead at room temper...
 1.25P: List all the degrees of freedom, or as many as you can, for a molec...
 1.26P: A battery is connected in series to a resistor, which is immersed i...
 1.27P: Give an example of a process in which no heat is added to a system,...
 1.28P: Estimate how long it should take to bring a cup of water to boiling...
 1.29P: A cup containing 200 g of water is sitting on your dining room tabl...
 1.30P: Put a few spoonfuls of water into a bottle with a tight lid. Make s...
 1.31P: Imagine some helium in a cylinder with an initial volume of 1 liter...
 1.32P: By applying a pressure of 200 atm, you can compress water to 99% of...
 1.33P: An ideal gas is made to undergo the cyclic process shown in Figure....
 1.34P: An ideal diatomic gas, in a cylinder with a movable piston, undergo...
 1.35P: Derive equation 1 from equation 2.Equation 1: Equation 2:.
 1.36P: In the course of pumping up a bicycle tire, a liter of air at atmos...
 1.37P: In a Diesel engine, atmospheric air is quickly compressed to about ...
 1.38P: Two identical bubbles of gas form at the bottom of a lake, then ris...
 1.39P: By applying Newton’s laws to the oscillations of a continuous mediu...
 1.40P: In calculated the pressure of earth’s atmosphere as a function of a...
 1.41P: To measure the heat capacity of an object, all you usually have to ...
 1.42P: The specific heat capacity of Albertson’s Rotini Tricolore is appro...
 1.43P: Calculate the heat capacity of liquid water per molecule, in terms ...
 1.44P: At the back of this book is a tab1e of thermodynamic data for selec...
 1.47P: Your 200g cup of tea is boilinghot. About how much ice should you...
 1.48P: When spring finally arrives in the mountains, the snow pack may be ...
 1.49P: Consider the combustion of one mole of H2 with 1/2 mole of O2 under...
 1.50P: Consider the combustion of one mole of methane gas:CH4(gas) + 2O2(g...
 1.51P: Use the data at the back of this book to determine ?H for the combu...
 1.52P: The enthalpy of combustion of a gallon (3.8 liters) of gasoline is ...
 1.53P: Look up the enthalpy of formation of atomic hydrogen in the back of...
 1.54P: A 60kg hiker wishes to climb to the summit of Mt. Ogden, an ascent...
 1.55P: Heat capacities are normally positive, but there is an important cl...
 1.56P: Calculate the rate of heat conduction through a layer of still air ...
 1.57P: Home owners and builders discuss thermal conductivities in terms of...
 1.58P: According to a standard reference table, the R value of a 3.5inch...
 1.59P: Make a rough estimate of the total rate of conductive heat loss thr...
 1.60P: A frying pan is quickly heated on the stovetop to 200°C. It has an ...
 1.61P: Geologists measure conductive heat flow out of the earth by drillin...
 1.62P: Consider a uniform rod of material whose temperature varies only al...
 1.63P: At about what pressure would the mean free path of an air molecule ...
 1.64P: Make a rough estimate of the thermal conductivity of helium at room...
 1.66P: In analogy with the thermal conductivity, derive an approximate for...
 1.67P: Make a rough estimate of how far food coloring (or sugar) will diff...
 1.68P: Suppose you open a bottle of perfume at one end of a room. Very rou...
 1.69P: Imagine a narrow pipe, filled with fluid, in which the concentratio...
 1.70P: In analogy with the thermal conductivity, derive an approximate for...
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parallel

any symbol
average (indicated by a bar over a symbol—e.g., v¯ is average velocity)

°C
Celsius degree

°F
Fahrenheit degree