 13.7P: A concrete highway is built of slabs 12 m long (20°C). How wide sho...
 13.7Q: The units for the coefficient of linear expansion ? are (Co)1 and ...
 13.8Q: Figure 13–29 shows a diagram of a simple bimetallic thermostat used...
 13.9P: (I) The Eiffel Tower (Fig. 13–31) is built of wrought iron approxim...
 13.39P: If 61.5 L of oxygen at 18.0°C and an absolute pressure of 2.45 atm ...
 13.40P: A heliumfilled balloon escapes a child’s hand at sea level and 20....
 13.41P: (I) Calculate the number of molecules/m3 in an ideal gas at STP.
 13.43P: (II) Estimate the number of (a) moles and (b) molecules of water in...
 13.42P: How many moles of water are there in 1.000 L? How many molecules?
 13.92GP: The escape speed from the Earth is 1.12*104 m/s, so that a gas mole...
 13.93GP: A 1.0kg trashcan lid is suspended against gravity by tennis balls...
 13.94GP: A scuba diver releases a 3.00cmdiameter (spherical) bubble of air...
 13.96GP: A sauna has 7.0 m3 of air volume, and the temperature is 90°C. The ...
 13.95GP: Calculate the total water vapor pressure in the air on the followin...
 13.21P: (a) The tube of a mercury thermometer has an inside diameter of 0.1...
 13.21Q: Escape velocity for the Earth refers to the minimum speed an object...
 13.15P: (a) A brass plug is to be placed in a ring made of iron. At 20°C, t...
 13.22P: A 23.4kg solid aluminum cylindrical wheel of radius 0.41 m is rota...
 13.15Q: Freezing a can of soda will cause its bottom and top to bulge so ba...
 13.22Q: Alcohol evaporates more quickly than water at room temperature. Wha...
 13.16P: If a fluid is contained in a long, narrow vessel so it can expand i...
 13.23P: An aluminum bar has the desired length when at 15°C. How much stres...
 13.16Q: When a gas is rapidly compressed (say, by pushing down a piston), i...
 13.67P: What is the partial pressure of water on a day when the temperature...
 13.17P: (a) Show that the change in the density ? of a substance, when the ...
 13.68P: What is the approximate pressure inside a pressure cooker if the wa...
 13.55P: What is the rms speed of nitrogen molecules contained in an 8.5m3 ...
 13.69P: If the humidity in a room of volume 680 m3 at 25°C is 80%, what mas...
 13.56P: Calculate (a) the rms speed of an oxygen molecule at 0°C and (b) de...
 13.70P: Air that is at its dew point of 5°C is drawn into a building where ...
 13.57P: What is the average distance between nitrogen molecules at STP?
 13.8P: (I) Super Invar™, an alloy of iron and nickel, is a strong material...
 13.59P: Show that the pressure P of a gas can be written where ? is the den...
 13.71P: Estimate the time needed for a glycine molecule (see Table 13–4) to...
 13.58P: (a) Estimate the rms speed of an amino acid whose molecular mass is...
 13.1P: How many atoms are there in a 3.4gram copper penny?
 13.1Q: Which has more atoms: 1 kg of iron or 1 kg of aluminum? See the Per...
 13.26P: Gas Laws; Absolute TemperatureWhat are the following temperatures o...
 13.26Q: Explain why it is dangerous to open the radiator cap of an overheat...
 13.27P: (I) Absolute zero is what temperature on the Fahrenheit scale?
 13.27Q: Why does exhaled air appear as a little white cloud in the winter (...
 13.28P: (II) Typical temperatures in the interior of the Earth and Sun are ...
 13.77GP: In outer space the density of matter is about one atom per cm3 main...
 13.78GP: (II) The lowest pressure attainable using the best available vacuum...
 13.79GP: If a scuba diver fills his lungs to full capacity of 5.5 L when 10 ...
 13.80GP: A space vehicle returning from the Moon enters Earth’s atmosphere a...
 13.81GP: The temperature of an ideal gas is increased from 110°C to 360°C wh...
 13.17Q: Will the buoyant force on an aluminum sphere submerged in water inc...
 13.18P: A uniform rectangular plate of length l and width w has coefficient...
 13.60P: (III) The Two isotopes of uranium, 235U and 238U (the superscripts ...
 13.61P: (I) (a) At atmospheric pressure, in what phases can CO2 exist? (b) ...
 13.12P: A quartz sphere is 8.75 cm in diameter. What will be its change in ...
 13.12Q: A glass container may break if one part of it is heated or cooled m...
 13.13Q: The principal virtue of Pyrex glass is that its coefficient of line...
 13.18Q: Explain in words how Charles’s law follows from kinetic theory and ...
 13.14Q: Will a grandfather clock, accurate at 20°C, run fast or slow on a h...
 13.19P: Show that for an isotropic solid, ? = 3?, if the amount of expansio...
 13.4Q: If system A is in thermal equilibrium with system B, but B is not i...
 13.50P: Twelve molecules have the following speeds, given in units of km/s:...
 13.20P: The pendulum in a grandfather clock is made of brass and keeps perf...
 13.5P: (I) (a) 18° below zero on the Celsius scale is what Fahrenheit temp...
 13.49P: (I) A gas is at 20°C. To what temperature must it be raised to trip...
 13.20Q: As you go higher in the Earth’s atmosphere, the ratio of N2 molecul...
 13.5Q: A flat bimetallic strip consists of a strip of aluminum riveted to ...
 13.51P: The rms speed of molecules in a gas at 20.0°C is to be increased by...
 13.62P: (I) Water is in which phase when the pressure is 0.01 atm and the t...
 13.6P: In an alcoholinglass thermometer, the alcohol column has length 1...
 13.52P: If the pressure of a gas is doubled while its volume is held consta...
 13.63P: What is the dew point (approximately) if the humidity is 50% on a d...
 13.6Q: In the relation ?L = ?L0 ?T, should L0 be the initial length, the f...
 13.53P: (II) Show that the rms speed of molecules in a gas is given by wher...
 13.64P: What is the air pressure at a place where water boils at 90°C?
 13.54P: Show that for a mixture of two gases at the same temperature, the r...
 13.65P: If the air pressure at a particular place in the mountains is 0.72 ...
 13.66P: What is the temperature on a day when the partial pressure of water...
 13.34P: If 18.75 mol of helium gas is at 10.0°C and a gauge pressure of 0.3...
 13.35P: What is the pressure inside a 35.0L container holding 105.0 kg of ...
 13.36P: A tank contains 26.0 kg of O2 gas at a gauge pressure of 8.70 atm. ...
 13.19Q: Explain in words how GayLussac’s law follows from kinetic theory.
 13.13P: An ordinary glass is filled to the brim with 350.0 mL of water at 1...
 13.14P: (II) It is observed that 55.50 mL of water at 20°C completely fills...
 13.9Q: Long steam pipes that are fixed at the ends often have a section in...
 13.10P: To make a secure fit, rivets that are larger than the rivet hole ar...
 13.10Q: A flat, uniform cylinder of lead floats in mercury at 0°C. Will the...
 13.11P: The density of water at 4°C is 1.00 × 103 kg/m3. What is water’s de...
 13.11Q: When a cold mercuryinglass thermometer is first placed in a hot t...
 13.45P: Estimate how many molecules of air are in each 2.0L breath you inh...
 13.46P: (a) What is the average translational kinetic energy of an oxygen m...
 13.47P: (I) Calculate the rms speed of helium atoms near the surface of the...
 13.48P: By what factor will the rms speed of gas molecules increase if the ...
 13.97GP: Estimate the percent difference in the density of iron at STP, and ...
 13.98GP: (a)Use the ideal gas law to show that, for an ideal gas at constant...
 13.99GP: In humid climates, people constantly dehumidify their cellars to pr...
 13.23Q: Explain why a hot humid day is far more uncomfortable than a hot dr...
 13.24P: (a) A horizontal steel Ibeam of crosssectional area 0.041 m2 is r...
 13.24Q: Is it possible to boil water at room temperature (20°C) without hea...
 13.72P: (II) Oxygen diffuses from the surface of insects to the interior th...
 13.25P: A barrel of diameter 134.122 cm at 20°C is to be enclosed by an iro...
 13.25Q: Consider two days when the air temperature is the same but the humi...
 13.73GP: A precise steel tape measure has been calibrated at 20°C. At 34°C, ...
 13.74GP: A Pyrex measuring cup was calibrated at normal room temperature. Ho...
 13.76GP: Estimate the number of air molecules in a room of length 6.5 m, wid...
 13.75GP: The gauge pressure in a helium gas cylinder is initially 28 atm. Af...
 13.44P: A cubic box of volume 5.1 × 10–2 m3 is filled with air at atmospher...
 13.2P: How does the number of atoms in a 26.5gram gold ring compare to th...
 13.2Q: Name several properties of materials that could be used to make a t...
 13.3P: (a) “Room temperature” is often taken to be 68°F. What is this on t...
 13.3Q: Which is larger, 1 C° or 1 F°? Explain why.
 13.4P: (I) Among the highest and lowest natural air temperatures claimed a...
 13.29P: (I) If 3.50 m3 of a gas initially at STP is placed under a pressure...
 13.30P: (I) In an internal combustion engine, air at atmospheric pressure a...
 13.31P: Calculate the density of oxygen at STP using the ideal gas law.
 13.32P: A storage tank contains 21.6 kg of nitrogen (N2) at an absolute pre...
 13.33P: A storage tank at STP contains 18.5 kg of nitrogen (N2). (a) What i...
 13.82GP: A house has a volume of 770 m3. (a) What is the total mass of air i...
 13.83GP: From the known value of atmospheric pressure at the surface of the ...
 13.84GP: What is the rms speed of nitrogen molecules contained in a 7.6m3 v...
 13.85GP: A standard cylinder of oxygen used in a hospital has gauge pressure...
 13.86GP: An iron cube floats in a bowl of liquid mercury at 0°C. (a) If the ...
 13.37P: A hotair balloon achieves its buoyant lift by heating the air insi...
 13.38P: A tire is filled with air at 15°C to a gauge pressure of 220 kPa. I...
 13.87GP: The density of gasoline at 0°C is 0.68 Times 103 kg/m3. What is the...
 13.88GP: If a steel band were to fit snugly around the Earth’s equator at 25...
 13.89GP: A brass lid screws tightly onto a glass jar at 20°C. To help open t...
 13.90GP: The first length standard, adopted in the 18th century, was a plati...
 13.91GP: A scuba tank, when fully charged, has a pressure of 195 atm at 20°C...
 13.1: 1. (I) How many atoms are there in a 3.4gram copper penny?
 13.2: 2. (I) How does the number of atoms in a 26.5gram gold ring compar...
 13.3: 3. (I) (a) Room temperature" is often taken to be 68F. What is this...
 13.4: 4. (I) Among the highest and lowest temperatures recorded are 136F ...
 13.5: 5. (I) {a) 15 below zero on the Celsius scale is what Fahrenheit te...
 13.6: 6. (II) In an alcoholinglass thermometer, the alcohol column has ...
 13.7: 7. (I) A concrete highway is built of slabs 12 m long (20nC). How w...
 13.8: 8. (I) Super Invar, an alloy of iron and nickel, is a strong materi...
 13.9: 9. (1) The Riffel Tower (Fig. 1329) is built of wrought iron appro...
 13.10: 10. (II) To make a secure fit, rivets that are larger than the rive...
 13.11: 11. (II) The density of water at 4C is 1.00 x 103kg/m\ What is wate...
 13.12: 12. (II) A quartz sphere is 8.75 cm in diameter. What will be its c...
 13.13: 13. (II) An ordinary glass is filled to the brim with 350.0mL of wa...
 13.14: 14. (II) It is observed that 55.50 mL of water at 20C completely fi...
 13.15: 15. (II) (a) A brass plug is to be placed in a ring made of iron. A...
 13.16: 16. (II) If a fluid is contained in a long, narrow vessel so it can...
 13.17: 17. (II) (a) Show that the change in the density p of a substance,...
 13.18: 18. (II) A uniform rectangular plate of length / and width w has co...
 13.19: 19. (Ill) Showr that for an isotropic solid, p = 3a. if the amount ...
 13.20: 20. (Ill) The pendulum in a grandfather clock is made of brass and ...
 13.21: 21. (Ill) (a) Hie lube of a mercury thermometer has an inside diame...
 13.22: 22. (Ill) A 23.4kg solid aluminum cylindrical wheel of radius 0.41...
 13.23: 23. (II) An aluminum bar has the desired length when at 15C. How mu...
 13.24: 24. (II) (a) A horizontal steel Ibeam of crosssectional area 0.04...
 13.25: 25. (Ill) A barrel of diameter 134.122cm at 20UC is to be enclosed ...
 13.26: 26. (I) What arc the following temperatures on the Kelvin scale: ()...
 13.27: 27. (I) Absolute zero is what temperature on the Fahrenheit scale?
 13.28: 28. (II) Typical temperatures in the interior of the Earth and Sun ...
 13.29: 29. (I) If 3.00 m3 of a gas initially at STP is placed under a pres...
 13.30: 30. (I) In an internal combustion engine, air at atmospheric pressu...
 13.31: 31. (II) Calculate the density of oxygen at STP using the ideal gas...
 13.32: 32. (II) A storage tank contains 21.6 kg of nitrogen (N2) at an abs...
 13.33: 33. (II) A storage tank at STP contains 18.5 kg of nitrogen (N2). (...
 13.34: 34. (II) If 18.75 mol of helium gas is at 10.0C and a gauge pressur...
 13.35: 35. (II) What is the pressure inside a 35.0L container holding 105...
 13.36: 36. (II) A tank contains 26.0 kg of O? gas at a gauge pressure of 8...
 13.37: 37. (II) A hotair balloon achieves its buoyant lift by heating the...
 13.38: 38. (II) A tire is filled with air at 15C to a gauge pressure of 22...
 13.39: 39. (II) If 61.5 L of oxygen at 18.0C and an absolute pressure of 2...
 13.40: 40. (Ill) A heliumfilled balloon escapes a childs hand at sea leve...
 13.41: 41. (I) Calculate the number of molecules/m3 in an ideal gas at STP.
 13.42: 42. (I) How many moles of water arc there in 1.000 L? How many mole...
 13.43: 43. (II) Estimate the number of (a) moles, and (b) molecules of wat...
 13.44: 44. (II) A cubic box of volume 5.1 X 10 2 m3 is filled with air at ...
 13.45: 45. (Ill) Estimate how many molecules of air are in each 2.0L brea...
 13.46: 46. (I) (a) What is the average translational kinetic energy of an ...
 13.47: 47. (I) Calculate the rms speed of helium atoms near the surface of...
 13.48: 48. (I) By what factor will the rms speed of gas molecules increase...
 13.49: 49. (I) A gas is at 20C. To what temperature must it be raised to d...
 13.50: 50. (I) Twelve molecules have the following speeds, given in units ...
 13.51: 51. (II) The rms speed of molecules in a gas at 20.0C is to be incr...
 13.52: 52. (II) If the pressure of a gas is doubled while its volume is he...
 13.53: 53. (II) Show that the rms speed of molecules in a gas is given by ...
 13.54: 54. (II) Show that for a mixture of two gases at the same temperatu...
 13.55: 55. (II) What is the rms speed of nitrogen molecules contained in a...
 13.56: 56. (II) Calculate (tf) the rms speed of an oxygen molecule at 0C a...
 13.57: 57. (II) What is the average distance between nitrogen molecules at...
 13.58: 58. (II) (a) Estimate the rms speed of an amino acid whose molecula...
 13.59: 59. (II) Show that the pressure P of a gas can be written P = \pv2,...
 13.60: 60. (Ill) 'Ihe two isotopes of uranium. and 238U (the superscripts ...
 13.61: 61. (I) (a) At atmospheric pressure, in what phases can CO2 exist? ...
 13.62: 62. (I) Water is in which phase when the pressure is 0.01 atm and t...
 13.63: 63. (I) What is the dew point (approximately) if the humidity is 50...
 13.64: 64. (I) What is the air pressure at a place where water boils at 90C?
 13.65: 65. (I) If the air pressure at a particular place in the mountains ...
 13.66: 66. (I) What is the temperature on a day when the partial pres sure...
 13.67: 67. (I) What is the partial pressure of water on a day when the tem...
 13.68: 68. (I) What is the approximate pressure inside a pressure cooker i...
 13.69: 69. (II) If the humidity in a room of volume 680 m3 at 25C is 80%. ...
 13.70: 70. (Ill) Air that is at its dew point of 5C is drawn into a buildi...
 13.71: 71. (II) Estimate the time needed for a glycine molecule (see Table...
 13.72: 72. (II) Oxygen diffuses from the surface of insects to the interio...
 13.73: 73. A precise steel tape measure has been calibrated at 20C. At 34C...
 13.74: 74. A Pyrcx measuring cup was calibrated at normal room temperature...
 13.75: 75. The gauge pressure in a helium gas cylinder is initially 28 atm...
 13.76: 76. Estimate the number of air molecules in a room of length 6.5 m....
 13.77: 77. In outer space the density of matter is about one atom per cm3,...
 13.78: 78. The lowest pressure attainable using the best available vacuum ...
 13.79: 79. If a scuba diver fills his lungs to full capacity of 5.5 L when...
 13.80: 80. A space vehicle returning from the Moon enters Earth's atmosphe...
 13.81: 81. The temperature of an ideal gas is increased from 110C to 360"C...
 13.82: 82. A house has a volume of 770 m \ (a) What is the total mass of a...
 13.83: 83. From the known value of atmospheric pressure at the surface of ...
 13.84: 84. What is the rms speed of nitrogen molecules contained in a 7.6...
 13.85: 85. A standard cylinder of oxygen used in a hospital has gauge pres...
 13.86: 86. An iron cube floats in a bowl of liquid mercury at 0C. (a) If t...
 13.87: 87. The density of gasoline at 0C is 0.68 X 103 kg/m3. What is the ...
 13.88: 88. If a steel band were to fit snugly around the Earth's equator a...
 13.89: 89. A brass lid screws tightly onto a glass jar at 20"C. To help o...
 13.90: 90. The first length standard, adopted in the 18,h century. wras a ...
 13.91: 91. A scuba tank, when fully charged, has a pressure of 195 atm at ...
 13.92: 92. The escape speed from the Earth is 1.12 x 104 m/s, so a gas mol...
 13.93: 93. A 1.0kg trashcan lid is suspended against gravity by tennis b...
 13.94: 94. A scuba diver releases a 3.00cmdiameter (spherical) bubble of...
 13.95: 95. Calculate the total w ater vapor pressure in the air on the fol...
 13.96: 96. A sauna has 7.0 m3 of air volume, and the temperature is 90C. T...
 13.97: 97. Estimate the percent difference in the density of iron at STP. ...
 13.98: 98. (a) Use the ideal gas lawr to show that, for an ideal gas at co...
 13.99: 99. In humid climates, people constantly dehumidify their cellars t...
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average (indicated by a bar over a symbol—e.g., v¯ is average velocity)

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Fahrenheit degree