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Thermal Expansion

#### Q. The linear expansion of a material depends on which of the following?a) The change in temperature of the material.b) The length of the material.c) ...

Solved • Jul 1, 2020

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. The figure (Figure 1) shows two different processes taking an ideal gas from state i to state f.Part A. Is the work done on the gas in process A gr...

Solved • Jun 2, 2020

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. A square is cut out of a copper sheet. The square is heated uniformly. As a result it turns into a) a square with larger area b) a square with smal...

Solved • Apr 23, 2020

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. A uniform density sphere of mass ms, initial radius r0, specific heat c and coefficient of linear expansion α is at rest at the bottom of a bucket ...

Solved • May 29, 2017

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. A rod of unknown material is 1.2 m long at 10 oC and is found to increase to a length of 1.3 m at 350oC. What is the linear expansion coefficient o...

Solved • Mar 29, 2017

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. Cobalt has a coefficient of linear thermal expansion of 12x10-6 K-1. If a sample of Cobalt starts at 20oC, what temperature does it need to be incr...

Solved • Mar 28, 2017

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. When constructing a railroad, two connecting rails need to be given a small separation, to allow for expansion during the summer months. If the bea...

Solved • Mar 24, 2017

Thermal Expansion

#### Q. A circular hole in a flat copper plate has diameter 0.030 m at T = 40°C. If the copper plate is heated to 60°C, the diameter of the hole (a) incre...

Solved • Jan 25, 2017