Nuclear and Alternative Energy Study Guide

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Nuclear and Alternative Energy Study Guide 20/10/2008 23:24:00 Power and Energy: Definition, Units and Calculations     Power=energy/time Energy= (power)*(time) Energy Units:  1 BTU’s- the amount of energy required to raise 1 pound of water 1 degree F. 1 Calorie- the amount of energy required to raise 1 gram of water 1 degree C.  1 Joule- the amount of energy required to lift .1 kilogram to a height of 1  meter. 
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2009 for the course NUCLEAR AN 373 taught by Professor Richardshaten during the Fall '07 term at Wisconsin.

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